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Maine Geological Survey

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Identifier

5885

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At Manaquann New Jersey, a groin has trapped sand on the updrift side but the downdrift is starved of sand. (Top) A series of groins at Norfolk Virginia, interrupts the natural transport of sand by longshore currents. (Bottom)

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Keywords

charts; graphs; data; Manaquann; New Jersey; sand; groin; updrift; downdrift; Norfolk; Virginia; longshore; transport

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