STABILITY AND MANAGEMENT OF AN ARTIFICIAL BEACH

Naofumi Shiraishi, Hoiku Ohhama, Taiji Endo, Patricia G. Pena-Santana

Abstract


An example of an artificial beach constructed for recreational purposes is presented. The beach stability and its impact on the marine environment is discussed. Also, the beach maintenance and management during almost 20 years is reported.

Keywords


artificial beach; beach stability; beach management

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