STUDY OF 50 YEARS COASTAL CHANGES AT HADERA, ISRAEL

Dov S. Rosen

Abstract


An investigation regarding the coastal changes over a period of about 50 years, as depicted from waterline and beach bluff fluctuations was conducted at Hadera-Sdot Yam beach, located at the central sector of the Southeastern Mediterranean coast of Israel. The study was conducted to assess the sedimentological impact of the breakwaters of a neighboring cooling basin, recently built. Processing and analysis methods used, as well as the main findings and conclusions are presented.

Keywords


coastal change; Hadera, Israel; Israel

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.9753/icce.v23.%25p