beach gravel

beach gravel

[bēch ‚grav·əl]
(geology)
Gravels in which most of the particles cluster about one size.
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When Joe reached the stream, the bear was about 60 yards away from him, eclipsed by a steep bank of beach gravel.
While the bear was moving steadily in our direction with a steady crosswind, I saw two immediate problems: the beach gravel was incredibly noisy, and there was no cover downwind of the bear's travel route.
Half fill with builder's sand, topped with at least 4in of pea beach gravel.