From MarineBiotech Infopages
Definition of Core:
There are two possible meanings in coastal science.
- A cylindrical sample exracted from a beach or seabed to investigate the types and depths of sediment layers.
- An inner, often much less permeable portion of a breakwater, or barrier beach..
This is the common definition for Core, other definitions can be discussed in the article
- ↑ CIRIA (1996). Beach management manual. CIRIA Report 153.