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Walstra, D.J.R. (author), De Vroeg, J.H. (author), Van Thiel de Vries, J.S.M. (author), Swinkels, C. (author), Luijendijk, A.P. (author), De Boer, W.P. (author), Hoekstra, R. (author), Hoonhout, B. (author), Henrotte, J. (author), Smolders, T. (author), Dekker, F. (author), Godsey, E. (author)
In order to conceive any realistic plan for post-Katrina island restoration, it is necessary to understand the physical processes that move sand along the littoral drift zone off the coast of Mississippi. This littoral zone influences the character of the Mississippi barrier islands as they exist in an ever changing cycle. To help in this...
conference paper 2012
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Van Ledden, M. (author), Lansen, A.J. (author), De Ridder, H.A.J. (author), Edge, B. (author)
This paper reports a reconnaissance level study of a storm surge barrier in the Mississippi River. Historical hurricanes have shown storm surge of several meters along the Mississippi River levees up to and upstream of New Orleans. Future changes due to sea level rise and subsidence will further increase the risk of flooding due to hurricane...
conference paper 2012
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Huang, B. (author), Guangzhou, M. (author)
The Rhine River in the Netherlands, the Yellow River in China and the Mississippi River in the U.S. are three great rivers in the world. Each of them is performing a significant role in the country. The delta area for each river, in particular, is served as the centre in importance and commonly the most developed region in the whole river basin....
report 2007