Accession Number:

ADA045469

Title:

The History of the Beach Erosion Board, U.S. Army, Corps of Engineers, 1930-63.

Descriptive Note:

Miscellaneous rept.,

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

184.0

Abstract:

This report provides an accurate record of the 33-year history of the Beach Erosion Board BEB, predecessor of the Coastal Engineering Research Center CERC. The report discusses the events which led to the creation of the BEB, and the significant effects these events had upon the BEBs course of direction. Also included are references to the many people who contributed to the formation and implementation of BEB programs and the major theoretical and technological advances in coastal engineering. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE