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Longshore Bar (Geoform Type)

Component: Geoform

Unique Identifier: 22

Geoform Origin Geologic
Geoform Bar
Geoform Type Longshore Bar

Definition A low sand ridge, built chiefly by wave action, occurring at some distance from and generally parallel with the shoreline, being submerged at least by high tides, and typically separated from the beach by an intervening trough.