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Transportation and Deposition by Sea

Transportation by Sea: Most of the waves approach a shoreline at an angle. Consequently, the ”uprush” of water from each breaking wave is oblique. However, the ”back-flow is straight down the slope of the beach. The effect of this pattern of water movement is to transport particles of sediment in a zig-zag pattern in a …