Accession Number:

AD1005461

Title:

Saco Bay, Maine: Sediment Budget for Late Twentieth Century to Present

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center Vicksburg United States

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Report Date:

2016-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note CHETN describes a sediment budget that was developed to support a Regional Sediment Management RSM strategy for Saco Bay, ME. The region includes the three Federal navigation projects of Saco River, Wood Island HarborBiddeford Pool, and Scarborough River. This sediment budget will help address sediment management issues in conjunction with the needs of eroding beaches in the communities of Saco, Biddeford, and Scarborough.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE