Breakwater Database

When completed, the Breakwater Database will contain information for 39 breakwater sites in Chesapeake Bay. While the amount of information for each site may vary, the database will include location, survey data, system performance, oblique and vertical aerial photography as well as photos taken at the site. The parameters measured on the site dimension tables are depictied on the breakwater graphic.

Blue=Headland Breakwater Sites    Red=Detached Breakwaters    Yellow=Headland Control Sites


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