cobble beach

cobble beach

[′käb·əl ‚bēch]
(geology)
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The cobble beach defences at Llandudno need strengthening, Kinmel Bay has been affected where the shingle in the rock groynes has been washed away and Deganwy prom has gone.
Nestled on the World Heritage Coast, it has a unique 400 million year-old cobble beach which attracts visitors from all round the world.
When we land at the Scorpion Anchorage after an easy hour's journey, we get enticed by the cobble beach and almost miss the ranger's hike.
We monitored the movements of these spiders from cobble beach to forest leaf litter using drift fences and pitfall traps during the autumn over four fall seasons (1996-1999).
Morse (1997) estimated about 2000 spiders entered winter in 1993 along a cobble beach 120 m long (17 spiders/m transect).
The research area consists of a cobble beach and adjacent forest on the west shore of Mt.
Substrate choice arenas were placed at the intersection of the cobble beach and forest leaf litter perpendicular to the tide line.
REPAIRS TO CLOSE BEACH STAIRS: Repairs will force closure of the stairs leading down to Cobble Beach at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area north of Newport for much of the summer, according to the Bureau of Lane Management.
Sculptural seats have been introduced, symbolic of breaking waves that will face inwards, directing the eye to a water feature within a shingle and cobble beach.
The $50,000 project is the first of its kind for Ventura, and officials hope the replacement stones will buttress the naturally occurring cobble beach environment and help protect the shore.
It used to be a cobble beach and that's what's offshore,'' said Richard Parsons, the city's coastal projects manager.