beach marker


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beach marker

A sign or device used to identify a beach or certain activities thereon for incoming waterborne traffic. Markers may be panels, lights, buoys, or electronic devices.
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Additionally, I recorded all nest and sequential beach marker locations using a Magellan[R] SporTrak Map handheld GPS (Magellan Navigation Inc, San Dimas, CA; accuracy: 10m).
To further investigate erosion and accretion beach processes at turtle nesting sites, I performed a regression analysis of beach width change at the sequential beach marker nearest a nesting location during the 18-day period the nest was laid and the number of nests near each marker.
The class features basic navigation, which includes: international code signaling, beach markers, fire fighting, navigational math, predicting tides, tidal currents, magnetic compass, compass error, marlinespike seamanship, piloting, navigation rules and watercraft operations.