NorthWest Research Associates, Inc.
Beach Monitoring Stations (ABMS)
Video Monitoring Services for Coastal Zone
The Argus Beach
Monitoring Station is used to:
Obtain cost-effective monitoring for coastal resource
planning, management, and evaluation.
Characterize pre-storm/post-storm damage more completely
Improve the accuracy of project designs, evaluate shoreline
conditions more thoroughly, and recognize important trends earlier.
"hot spots" and plan suitable corrective
transportation usage and characterize erosion created by ship wakes.
and characterize the development of rip channels.
Produce continuous data with quality comparable to
or exceeding traditional surveying methods.
Create information for public outreach programs.
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updated August 2001