Storm surge waves, Kauai, Hawaii 1978

Childs, Iraphne R. (1978) Storm surge waves, Kauai, Hawaii 1978. [Image]

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Abstract

A storm surge approaching Hanakapiai beach, 2 miles along the Na Pali track, during a north Pacific winter storm (January) has covered the beach. The strenuous 11 mile hiking trail, follows the rugged and spectacular Na Pali (lit. Big cliffs) coast along the north-west of the island of Kauai, ending at the Kalalau valley and beach, inaccessible except by boat or hiking trail.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: waves; storms
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2013 13:02
Last Modified: 30 Aug 2014 19:38
Copyright Owner: Copyright Iraphne R. Childs.
Location:
CountryState or RegionCity or TownPlace
United StatesHawaiiNa Pali coastKalalau Beach
URI: http://digitalcollections.qut.edu.au/id/eprint/219
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