It is recognized that vegetated foreshores like salt marshes can reduce hydraulic loads on coastal dikes, potentially allowing for more slender dike designs. However, quantitative field evidence of the load reduction during severe storm conditions is lacking.
|Publication status||Published - 2015|
|Event||NCK-Days 2015 - Strandpaviljoen Struin, Camperduin, Netherlands|
Duration: 18 Mar 2015 → 20 Mar 2015
|Period||18/03/15 → 20/03/15|