(CHA) Cape Charles

Location: Chesapeake Bay, Town of Cape Charles, Virginia

Site Parameters:
  • Locality: Town of Cape Charles
  • Body of Water: Chesapeake Bay
  • State: Virginia
  • Shore Direction of Face: West
  • Shore Type: Straight
  • Average Shore Height: 10 feet
  • Coast Type: Straight
  • Type: Headland Control Breakwaters
  • Average Fetch: 28 miles
  • Distance to 6ft Contour: 900 ft.
  • Date Installed: 2001
  • Number of Breakwaters: 1
  • Number of Bays: 1

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