From MarineBiotech Infopages
Definition of Nearshore zone:
The zone extending seaward from the low water line well beyond the surf zone
; it defines the area influenced by the nearshore or longshore currents
. The nearshore zone extends somewhat further seawards than the littoral zone
This is the common definition for Nearshore zone, other definitions can be discussed in the article
- ↑ Mangor, Karsten. 2004. “Shoreline Management Guidelines”. DHI Water and Environment, 294pp.