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Geomorphology and sediments of the nearshore continental shelf

Miami to Palm Beach, Florida

by David B. Duane

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Published by U.S. Army, Corps of Engineers in [Washington] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby David B. Duane, Edward P. Meisburger
SeriesTechnical memorandum -- no. 29
ContributionsMeisburger, Edward P.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24358968M
OCLC/WorldCa2602803

Shelf width ranges between 10'5 and 87'2 m and extends to depths of 1 '8m beneath mean lake level. The sediment distribution across the shelf reflects the shore normal dissipation of wave energy. Sandy bed load sediments fine lakeward to the outer edge of the shelf. Over the shelf edge, on. Peter T. Harris, in Seafloor Geomorphology as Benthic Habitat, Continental Shelf Geomorphology. Continental shelves extend from beach (foreshore) environments, across the shoreface to an offshore location where the seaward dipping, low-gradient (shelf gives way at the shelf break to a steeper gradient continental a global context, the depth of the shelf .

Geomorphology and sediments of the inner continental shelf: Palm Beach to Cape Kennedy, Florida. by Edward P Meisburger,David B Duane. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g. ) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g. – 14).

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Published material. Sandy beach and nearshore zones extend from the limits of wave action on the beach backshore offshore to the limit of the movement of sand on the bed by waves. These are the most dynamic of coastal systems and there is a continuous exchange of sediment between the two, driven by alternations between storm and fairweather : Robin Davidson-Arnott.

Campos Basin continental shelf is bordered by isobathymetric lines of 10 and m ().The basin is located in southeastern Brazil, along the northern coast of Rio de Janeiro State, extending north to Espírito Santo State, and is structurally bordered by Cabo Frio High (23° S) to the south and by Vitória High (° S) to the north, totaling an estimated area ofkm 2 (Winter et al Cited by: 2.

The continental shelf is divided into areas of same geomorphic characteristics, considering bottom rugosity, bed forms, and facies.

Morphology has an intrinsic relationship with sedimentary facies. Carbonate bottoms tend to be rougher and are better at preserving paleochannels, while siliciclastic sediments provide a smoother morphology.

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Methods have improved dramatically since then and large surface areas of the deep-sea floor and continental shelf are now routinely mapped as, for example, in the Geological Long-Range Inclined Asdic (GLORIA) project based on long-range sidescan sonar surveys used by. Best known for the shelf-edge barrier system and the abundant reefs, the Belie shelf includes an equally diverse array of marginal-marine and carbonate-island environments, as well as a complete transition from quartzose nearshore sediments to pure carbonate deposits across the narrow shelf lagoon.

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The Akhziv canyon is the largest and most developed and the southernmost in a series of canyons that formed off-shore Lebanon up to Beirut. The canyon is incised into the continental shelf 3 km from the northwestern Galilee coast to a depth of m.

This study aims to understand processes Author: Lana Ashqar, Revital Bookman, Ahuva Almogi-Labin, Zvi Ben-Avraham. Sediment Cascades: An Integrated Approach begins with an explanation of the need for an integrated approach to sediment delivery systems and introduces the main themes of sediment production, delivery, storage and transfer.

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