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Interim report on the effects of Sargassum on Galveston Island's West-end Beaches: a quantitative assessment
(Texas A&M at Galveston Coastal Geology Laboratory, 2007-07-27)
The impact of sargassum beach cast material was measured along the beaches of the west end of Galveston Island, Texas between February 2006 and January 2007. Six monthly cross sectional profiles were obtained by using ...
The influence of sargassum on west-end beach sand accretion: Galveston Island, Texas. Progress and status report May 15, 2006
(Coastal Geology Laboratory, Texas A&M University at Galveston, 2006-05-15)
The beaches of Galveston Island experience an annual beach cast of Sargassum (“seaweed”) during late spring/early summer – a season of significant economic input to the island and county. This accumulation inspires much ...
Beach Monitoring and Storm Analysis on Treasure Island, Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula – CMP Cycle 9 Final Report
In an ongoing effort to investigate coastal elevation changes as it relates to mean sea level along the upper Texas coastline, 34 survey profiles were completed in 2006 perpendicular to the shoreline beginning at Rollover ...