Figure 6. Beach profiles superimposed for three different dates showing the width and height of the berm (9/10/97) representing a full summer accumulation of sand on the beach. Fall storms removed the berm by 11/4/97. The beach profile was taken on Mile Beach near the artificial "back stop" dune (Figure 2). Data collected by S. M. Dickson and R. A. Johnston, Maine Geological Survey.
Last updated on October 6, 2005