TITLE

COASTAL EROSION

PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Oceans (9781405321754);2008, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A chapter from the book "Oceans" is presented. It discusses that breaking waves can cause coastal erosion by loosening the rocks and eventually collapsing it. It provides that this erosion process creates several rock formations such as cliffs, caves, arches and stacks. It also states that breaking waves could create different beach formations like crescent beach, long beach or even spits.
ACCESSION #
43662794

 

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