Breaker zone

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Definition of Breaker zone or Surf zone:
The zone within which waves approaching the coastline are breaking.
This is the common definition for Breaker zone or Surf zone, other definitions can be discussed in the article


The breaker zone is a subdomain of the shoreface, schematically shown in Definitions of coastal terms.