Tidal Datum Planes Circumscribing Salt Marshes
Author: Provost, Maurice W.
Source: Bulletin of Marine Science, Volume 26, Number 4, October 1976 , pp. 558-563(6)
Abstract:A mean annual high water is described as the only tidal datum whose line on shore would circumscribe entire salt marshes. All other established or proposed high water datum lines enclose a fraction of the marsh proportional to tide amplitude and thus exhibit geographical biases.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: October 1976
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