hard beach


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hard beach

A portion of a beach especially prepared with a hard surface extending into the water, employed for the purpose of loading or unloading directly into or from landing ships or landing craft.
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Planned activities include implementation of soft and hard beach protection measures, setting up of an early-warning system for storm surges, construction of a refuge center, improvement of institutional framework for coastal management and trainings.
Only four Penarth SAC members had fish to show for some hard beach fishing.
It's a lovely, hard beach for the event as it's nice and flat and it tends to have strong winds.