beach survey

beach survey

The collection of data describing the physical characteristics of a beach; that is, an area whose boundaries are a shoreline, a coastline, and two natural or arbitrary assigned flanks.
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She said: "We are very disappointed with the approach that MCS have taken with their beach survey and we think that the findings are inaccurate and misleading.
The Ainsdale Beach Survey will take place between 12pm and 2pm tomorrow, organised by the Wildlife Trust for North Merseyside.
Volunteers carrying out a beach survey and litter pick at Seaham beach this Saturday are calling for members of the public to lend a hand.
Index nesting beach survey MacArthur Beach State Park, North Palm Beach, Florida.
The special survey of the Little Manatee River and the Gulf Beach survey used fixed stations.
In order to ensure that the data would be as comparable as possible, the Long Beach survey form requested raw data and calculations were completed by staff of the Budget Management Bureau.
Indeed, says William Darrow, the Florida International University professor who conducted the Miami Beach survey, "significant numbers of gay men may believe that there is a cure.
SALTBURN'S annual beach survey and clean-up takes place next Saturday.
For the second year running, Whitmore Bay has achieved an `A' grade following a beach survey by Environmental Campaigns (Encam) - formerly the Tidy Britain Group.
In an effort to determine the possible causes of loggerhead population decline, SCDNR categorized the beach survey areas as undeveloped, developed, or mixed-use.
The first beach survey and clean-up on the Marine Conservation Society's newly adopted beach at Langland, Gower, revealed a minor tidal wave of rubbish - most of it left by people visiting the seaside.
A beach survey this weekend could disclose warning signs of further problems for the country's seabirds, experts said today.