Shoreline definition

Shoreline means the upper reaches of the wash of the waves, other than storm and seismic waves, at high tide during the season of the year in which the highest wash of the waves occurs, usually evidenced by the edge of vegetation growth, or the upper limit of debris left by the wash of the waves.
Shoreline means the existing intersection of water with the ground surface or with any permanent, shore-connected facility.
Shoreline. - means the land covered by water for such a period of time that it no longer features the natural vegetation or marks a distinct boundary from the water environment and the soil of the waterbody and the vegetation of the surrounding land;

Examples of Shoreline in a sentence

  • The specific Shoreline Use and Modification Development Standards of the Program shall apply (Chapter 19.600).

  • Steering committee members are appointed by the Shoreline City Manager and will make recommendations to the City Manager.

  • Distribution of heavy metals in water and sediment along Abonnema Shoreline, Nigeria.

  • Columbia River Shoreline Springs Includes groundwater discharges to the Columbia River via surface and subsurface springs.

  • The first Mass was celebrated on October 31st, 1977 in the Lakeshore Room of Shoreline Towers, Destin, FL thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs.


More Definitions of Shoreline

Shoreline means the mean high water mark of any lake, pond, river, or permanent stream.
Shoreline means the bank of the body of water as determined pursuant to the Surveys Act;
Shoreline means the line of mean high water along that portion of a land mass which is in direct contact with the waters of the Atlantic Ocean.
Shoreline means the line of the bed and shore of the body of water;
Shoreline means those lands defined as shorelines of the state in the Shoreline Management Act of 1971, Chapter 90.58 RCW, as amended or updated.
Shoreline or “shore” means the interface of land and water and, as used in the coastal management element requirements, is limited to oceanic and estuarine interfaces.
Shoreline means that area of the shorelands where land and water meet.