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Groyne

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A groyne is a rigid hydraulic structure built from an ocean shore (in coastal engineering) or from a bank (in rivers) that interrupts water flow and limits the ...

Groynes - Coastal Wiki

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Oct 24, 2012 ... This article is recommended by the editorial team. This article describes the features, possible effects and different types of groynes, which ...

Groynes - A guide to managing coastal erosion in beach/dune systems

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Groynes are cross-shore structures designed to reduce longshore transport on open beaches or to deflect nearshore currents within an estuary. On an open ...

Groynes and breakwaters - Department of Environment, Water and ...

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Groynes and breakwaters interrupt the alongshore movement of sand.

Groyne | Definition of Groyne by Merriam-Webster

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Define groyne: groin. ... In "Notes from a Small Island" by Bill Bryson. He made a pun of the word groynes in Chapter 7. Like · Reply · Mar 16, 2016 9:28pm.

Groyne - definition of groyne by The Free Dictionary

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(Civil Engineering) a wall or jetty built out from a riverbank or seashore to control erosion. Also called: spur or breakwater. [C16: origin uncertain: perhaps altered ...

groyne - definition of groyne in English from the Oxford dictionary

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A low wall or sturdy timber barrier built out into the sea from a beac.... Meaning, pronunciation and example sentences, English to English reference content.

The Groynes : Christchurch City Council

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The Groynes' waterways and tracks are a great place to take the family. There are lots of walking, fishing, picnic areas and a large dog exercise park.

Groynes map MAY 2014

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Area 2a. Dog Park. Walking track. Barbeque. Parking. Information board. The Groynes Picnic Areas. Picnic Area Capacity. 2a - 100. 3a - 150. 2b - 100. 3b - 150 .

Coastal Protection: Groynes - SlideShare

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Sep 2, 2009 ... Coastal Protection: Groynes. 1. Coastal Measures<br />Groynes<br />; 2. What are groynes?<br />They are a form of coastal protection.

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Groyne | Define Groyne at Dictionary.com

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Coruña stands on a peninsula, having on one side the sea, and on the other the celebrated bay, generally called the groyne. The Bible in Spain George Borrow.

Groynes - BBC

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One way to protect beaches from being swept away is to build barriers, called groynes. These trap sand which the waves have moved along the beach and ...

Groynes - definition of Groynes by The Free Dictionary

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(Civil Engineering) a wall or jetty built out from a riverbank or seashore to control erosion. Also called: spur or breakwater. [C16: origin uncertain: perhaps altered ...