Shore erosion on Sandusky Bay by Paul R. Shaffer

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Published by State of Ohio, Dept. of Natural Resources, Division of Geological Survey in [Columbus] .

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  • Beach erosion -- Ohio -- Sandusky Bay.,
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Other titlesOhio journal of science.
Statementby Paul R. Shaffer.
SeriesReport of investigations ;, no. 7, Report of investigations (Ohio. Division of Geological Survey) ;, no. 7.
ContributionsOhio. Division of Geological Survey.
LC ClassificationsQE151 .A186 no. 7
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL254769M
LC Control Numbergs 51000134

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shaffer, Paul R. (Paul Raymond), Shore erosion on Sandusky Bay. [Columbus]: State of Ohio, Dept. of Natural Resources, Division of.

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Army Corps of Engineers, North Central Division. Great Lakes Basin Commission, Ann Arbor, Michigan. TABLE 3 Stepwise multiple regression analysis of wave erosion variables for erosion and nonerosion events Site and variables re F value Probability > F Sandusky Bay Storm duration 1/beach width Storm surge Oberlin Beach Storm duration 1/beach width Maximum Cited by:   The majority of the Sandusky Bay spawning walleye STAY in the bay to spawn.

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Lake Erie (° N, W) has a mean elevation of feet ( m) above sea level. It has a surface area of 9, square miles (25, km 2) with a length of statute miles ( km; nmi) and breadth of 57 statute miles (92 km; 50 nmi) at its widest points. It is the shallowest of the Great Lakes with an average depth of 10 fathoms 3 feet or 63 ft (19 m) and a maximum depth of 35 Coordinates: 42°12′N 81°12′W / °N.

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