Accession Number:

ADA582152

Title:

Hawaii Regional Sediment Management: Regional Sediment Budget for the Kekaha Region of Kauai, HI

Descriptive Note:

Technical note

Corporate Author:

ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER VICKSBURG MS COASTAL AND HYDRAULICS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note CHETN reviews the development of a regional sediment budget for the Kekaha Region on the Island of Kauai, HI, as part of the Hawaii Regional Sediment Management RSM initiative funded by the US Army Corps of Engineers USACE RSM Program. This document discusses the methodology used for determining sediment transport rates, and presents final rates for each littoral cell. The rates presented were used to create the present-day sediment budget for the Kekaha Region using the Sediment Budget Analysis System SBAS software.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE