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Data set name

Crevice size data from laboratory models and coastal defence works in the Colwyn Bay area (1992)

Data holding centreCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time period1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Experimental laboratory models, plus local (Colwyn Bay area) coastal defence works

Observations 
Parameters

Lithology; Sediment grain size parameters; Sediment water content, porosity and surface area

Instruments

Sediment grabs

Description 
Summary

Video images of coastal defence structures and packed gravel were analysed to determine the relationships between the size distributions of the materials and the crevices they formed.

OriginatorsCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Data web sitehttp://www.cefas.co.uk/
Availability 
OrganisationCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
AvailabilityLicence
ContactContracts Office, CEFAS, Lowestoft
Address

Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Pakefield Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 OHT
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1621 562244
Facsimile+44 (0)1502 513865
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1029018
Global identifier402
Last revised2009-05-22