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Vertical grain size distribution and elevation data from Waldport (OR, USA), Noordwijk (NL) and Duck (NC, USA)

posted on 12.05.2022, 11:20 by Christa van IJzendoornChrista van IJzendoorn

Data collected during fieldwork related to the paper "  

Novel sediment sampling method provides new insights into vertical grain size variability resulting from marine and aeolian processes on the beach" by van IJzendoorn et al. 2022.


Beach entrance 67B, Bayshore, Waldport, Oregon, United States.

Seaward of Hotel Huis ter Duin, Noordwijk, the Netherlands.

North end of the Field Research Facility in Duck, North Carolina, United States.


This work is part of the research programme DuneForce with project number 17064 which is (partly) financed by the Dutch Research Council (NWO).




Time coverage

Waldport - 23 August 2021 Noordwijk - 5 February 2020, 21 November 2020, 20 December 2020, 21 January 2021 Duck - 1, 2 and 3 September 2021


N 44°26'13.5", W 124°5'5.1"; N 52°14'31.9", E 4°25'29.5"; N 36°11'5.2", W 75°45'6.3"


GPS data in .txt files with name, x, y, and z (elevation) Lidar data in .nc files Grain sizes recorded in .xle files for camsized samples from Waldport and Duck and recorded in .xlsx sieve sheets for sieved samples from Noordwijk Grain size data converted to overview saved in .xlsx file


TU Delft, Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Department of Hydraulic Engineering