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ID K-E1-98-OA
Abstract University of Hawaii. Chief Scientist: Chip Fletcher. Beach Sampling data (handsamplegrab, shortcore) of field activity K-E1-98-OA in Lanikai Beach, Oahu, Hawaii from 04/10/1998 to 04/10/1998
Organization University of Hawaii
Project/Theme Hawaii Beach Monitoring Program
Chief Scientist Chip Fletcher
Activity Type Beach Sampling
Platform Beach
Area of Operation Lanikai Beach, Oahu, Hawaii, Oahu, HI
Bounding Coordinates
-159.50000    -157.10000
Ports leave n/a
arrive n/a
Dates 04/10/1998 (JD 100) to 04/10/1998 (JD 100)
Analog Materials No analog holdings.
Information Specialist
Jodi Harney
Chip Fletcher Chief Scientist, University of Hawaii
Jodi Harney Student, University of Hawaii
Equipment Used
Beach sampling
Information to be Derived
Beach morphology.
Sample L1-1 - ~1 m from posts on north property side of home (rocks; no
veg line), dry); Sample L1-2 - high swash / wet-dry line, damp but not
water-soaked sand (likely extent of last high tide).
Kaelepulu Street access at large house with columns. Trades were
blowing from the ENE at 20-30 knots, with gusts to 40, and had been for several
days. Some scarping present as a result. Between 4 and 7 pm (moderate tides,
moderate to large fetch waves), four locations along Lanikai Beach were sampled
at 2 regions of the beach face. In most cases, samples labeled #1 are the upper
5-6 cm of sand collected ~0.5 m makai of the vegetation line; #2 is the upper 4
cm of sand collected from the high swash area. The swash was a bit steeper than
usual, so samples were taken rather high on it rather than at mid-swash. The
main street running along the shore in Lanikai is Mokulua Drive, and the samples
are named by the cross streets at each of the access paths.
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