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ID R-R1-98-OA
Also Known As RED_ROOF
Abstract University of Hawaii. Chief Scientist: Chip Fletcher. Beach Sampling data (handsamplegrab, shortcore) of field activity R-R1-98-OA in Kailau 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 Kailau 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 K2-1 - vegetation line in front of naupaka, dry sand collected
north of small (30 cm) scarp in front of home; Sample K2-2 - high swash.
14 properties south of OKLA 3-1 site, 2 m north of red-roofed home
property line. 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), six locations along
Kailua 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.
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