Illustration of a barrier island coast with microtidal, wave-dominated energy. The morphology shows an flood-tidal delta, recurved spit, washover fans,

Coastline 2D: barrier island with microtidal energy

Illustration of a barrier island coast with microtidal, wave-dominated energy. The morphology shows an flood-tidal delta, recurved spit, washover fans, "wash-around", closed inlet, tidal inlets, tidal creeks, and saltmarsh.

coastal marine freshwater river mouth estuary wave-dominated tide energy flood-tidal delta barrier island tidal inlets tidal creeks saltmarsh coast washover fan wash-around recurved spit closed inlet lagoon

Author(s)Jane Thomas
Author CompanyIntegration and Application Network
Date Created2010-03-09
AlbumEcosystems > Coastal/Marine
TypeSymbol
Dimensions393 x 501
Filesize18 kB (svg)   26 kB (png)
Number of Downloads194
Filetype(s) SVG     PNG
LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionJane Thomas, Integration and Application Network (ian.umces.edu/media-library)