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The completion of the Dutch Delta project
Beiboer, F.L. (1987). The completion of the Dutch Delta project. J. meteorol. (Trowbridge) 12(117): 86-88
In: The Journal of Meteorology. ISSN 0307-5966, more

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Keywords
    Marine; Brackish water

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  • Beiboer, F.L.

Abstract
    Gives a brief enumeration of the damage in the Dutch Delta area caused by a severe storm on 1st february 1953. The links of the defensive chain " the delta project " established as a direct result of the storm, are mentioned. A more detailed description is given of the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, which completion marked the end of a 30-year effort to protect south-western Holland from the sea.

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