A systematic study of wave conditions and sediment transport near Mormugao harbour

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dc.contributor.author Reddy, M.P.M.
dc.date.accessioned 1994-01-15T09:56:29Z
dc.date.accessioned 2017-09-29T13:47:21Z
dc.date.available 1994-01-15T09:56:29Z
dc.date.available 2017-09-29T13:47:21Z
dc.date.issued 1970
dc.identifier.citation Mahasagar, vol.3(1Suppl.); 1970; 27-44
dc.identifier.issn 0542-0938
dc.identifier.uri http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/5909
dc.description.abstract Wave conditions and the nature of sediment transport in the Mormugao Harbour area have been evaluated in view of the proposed development project of this harbour It has been found from this study that generally high waves will be experienced in this area from S.W to west, particularly from W.S.W during the south-west monsoon season Minimum wave heights have been found just north of the present breakwater and maximum wave heights have been found near Dona Paula and Cabo regions The off-shore sediment movement appears to be directed towards north or north-west due to the combined influence of currents and waves Littoral drift has been found to be directed into the Mormugao Bay both from its northern and southern sides
dc.language en
dc.publisher Indian Association for Limnology and Oceanography
dc.relation.ispartof Mahasagar
dc.relation.isreferencedby NON-SCI
dc.subject Oceanography and Limnology
dc.subject.other harbours
dc.subject.other sediment transport
dc.subject.other monsoons
dc.subject.other ocean currents
dc.subject.other surface water waves
dc.subject.other littoral drift
dc.subject.other wave period
dc.subject.other ISW, India, Goa, Mormugao
dc.title A systematic study of wave conditions and sediment transport near Mormugao harbour
dc.type Journal Article
dc.affiliation.author CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Miramar, Goa, India


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