First Advisor

Leonard A. Palmer

Date of Publication

1988

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science (M.S.) in Geology

Department

Geology

Language

English

Subjects

Coast changes -- Oregon, Rivers -- Oregon, Beaches -- Oregon

DOI

10.15760/etd.5671

Physical Description

1 online resource (174 p.)

Abstract

This study measured and evaluated the relation of coastal foredune morphology to stream beach outlets, and investigated the processes associated with the stream outlet. Intermediate-size streams were studied, and defined as those that flow across the beach most of the year but have no tidal influence. Fifty-four of these streams were found along the northern Oregon coast between the Columbia River and Yaquina Bay. Crescent Lake Outlet, Saltair Creek and Daley Lake Outlet were chosen as study streams for further investigation.

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