Shore Stabilization by Artificial Nourishment A Case Study A Coastal Erosion Problem in Side Turkey

Güler, Işıkhan
Baykal, Cüneyt
Ergin, Ayşen
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I. Güler, C. Baykal, and A. Ergin, “Shore Stabilization by Artificial Nourishment A Case Study A Coastal Erosion Problem in Side Turkey,” presented at the 7th Int. Conf. on Coastal and Port Eng. in Developing Countries (24 - 28 Şubat 2008), Dubai, Birleşik Arap Emirlikleri, 2008, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: