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Longshore drift - Wikipedia

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Longshore drift is a geographical process that consists of the transportation of sediments along ... The process is also known as littoral drift, longshore current or longshore transport. Longshore ...

Longshore Currents - Currents: NOAA's National Ocean Service ...

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Longshore currents are generated when a "train" of waves reach the coastline and release bursts of energy. The speed at which waves approach the shore ...

Long Shore Currents - OC Lifeguards

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Long-shore currents are common at any beach that is exposed to breaking surf. ... A long-shore current is an ocean current that moves parallel to shore.

longshore current and beach drift - Grand Valley State University

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Explains littoral transport, longshore current, and beach drift. Two graphics (one animated).

Longshore Currents, Shoreline, & Beach Drafts | Malibu Makos

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Longshore currents are common at any beach that is exposed to breaking surf. A longshore current is an ocean current that moves parallel to shore. It is caused ...

Longshore currents - Unesco

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When the waves approach the beach at an angle, they generate a longshore current which moves parallel to the beach (see Figure 20). While this current is not ...

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Nov 5, 2014 ... Longshore Current. Eric Hultgren ... A RIVER OF SAND Longshore drift processes on the Gold Coast - Duration: 4:14. Griffith University 14,883 ...

longshore current | geology | Britannica.com

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When wave trains impinge obliquely on a beach, a net flow of water, called a longshore drift, occurs parallel to the beach. Such a current can produce a beach  ...

What causes longshore currents? | Reference.com

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Longshore currents are formed from the sudden release of energy as swelling waves break into the shoreline at an angle known as the "angle of wave approach ...

longshore current - Dictionary definition of longshore current ...

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Definition of longshore current – Our online dictionary has longshore current information from A Dictionary of Earth Sciences dictionary. Encyclopedia.com: ...