Waimea Bay, Oahu, Hawaii 1980

Childs, Iraphne R. (1980) Waimea Bay, Oahu, Hawaii 1980. [Image]

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Abstract

Waimea Bay on the North shore of Oahu is the home of some of the most dangerous and spectacular surf in the world. During winter when storms sweep across the northern Pacific Ocean, swells and waves can reach heights of thirty feet at Waimea Bay and fast, strong rip currents run from the centre of the Bay.

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Item Type: Image
Collection: Asia-Pacific Images: 1970s-1990s
Keywords: bays; beaches
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 States of AmericaHawaiiNorth ShoreWaimea Bay
URI: https://digitalcollections.qut.edu.au//id/eprint/195
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