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Modelling the effect of nearshore detached breakwaters on sandy macro-tidal coasts

Details of mathematical modelling studies of the effect of breakwaters on beaches.

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Modelling the effect of nearshore detached breakwaters on sandy macro-tidal coasts

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This report provides details of mathematical modelling studies of the effect of breakwaters on beaches. These have been used to imform new guidance for outline design of nearshore detached breakwaters on sandy macro-tidal coasts.

Published 1 February 2010