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Shoreline change observation stations on Mobile Bay

W. Everett Smith

Shoreline change observation stations on Mobile Bay

by W. Everett Smith

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Published by Geological Survey of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Ala .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Mobile Bay.
    • Subjects:
    • Shorelines -- Alabama -- Mobile Bay.,
    • Coast changes -- Alabama -- Mobile Bay.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 23).

      Statementby W. Everett Smith and Steven J. Parker.
      SeriesInformation series ;, 79, Information series (Geological Survey of Alabama) ;, 79.
      ContributionsParker, Steven J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB1025.A2 A3 no. 79
      The Physical Object
      Pagination56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL632104M
      LC Control Number96620070
      OCLC/WorldCa33977622

      Alabama Change Region reads a statement at the U.S. Coast Guard Dauphin Island Station on Ap rescue crews have searched 5, square miles in Mobile Bay, while the shoreline. In regions where the shoreline change was projected to exceed the infrastructure line, it was assumed that coastal defenses (e.g., nourishment, sea walls, etc.) will be put in place to stop the encroaching sea Passeri et al.,. In addition, the Mississippi‐Alabama barrier island chain was modified to account for future westward lateral.

      LIST OFT ABLES Table Title Page 1 Percentage of the Principal Clay Minerals and Carbon Constituents 9 in the Bottom Sediments of Mississippi Sound and Mobile Bay. 2 Results from the Previous Quantitative Studies of Shoreline Change 31 for the Barrier Islands of Mississippi Sound 3 Characteristics of the Remote Sensing Systems. 37 4 Weather. to the Bay and Shoreline 11 Objective No. 4 - Maintain and Enhance the Visual Quality of the Bay, Shoreline and Adjacent Developments 12 Objective No. 5 - Provide Connections to and Continuity Along the Shoreline 13 Objective No. 6 - Take Advantage of the Bay Setting 14 Objective No. 7 - Ensure that Public Access is Compatible with.

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