Human activity in the North Sea is increasing, invloving more motorised cargo shipping, and rapidly expanding construction and operation of oil platforms and wind farms. In recent years underwater sand levees or sand suppletion near shore has been performed for coastal protection. The aim of this literature review was to provide the necessary information required for the design of a survey, investigating the role of the shallow coastal area and the potential newly created areas.
|Place of Publication||IJmuiden|
|Number of pages||80|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
|Name||Report / IMARES Wageningen UR|
- hydraulic engineering
- adverse effects
- coastal areas