Accession Number:

AD0453227

Title:

LAND AGAINST THE SEA,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH SERVICE TEMPE ARIZ WATER CONSERVATION LAB

Report Date:

1964-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

43.0

Abstract:

Described in non-technical language are the origin and nature of our sea coasts, the forces of which those coasts are exposed, the behavior of the shores under exposure to those forces, the effects thereon of development by man, and the characteristics of methods for the protection and improvement of the shore. Also described are the roles of the local, State, and Federal Governments in providing for sound development, protection and improvement of the shore, and discussion of the need of long-range planning for preservation of our coastal resources. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE