Mammoth Memory

Beach – The zone of deposited material that extends from the low tide line to the limit of the storm waves

The beached (beach) whale was lying between the limit of the storm waves and the water line.

The beached (beach) whale was lying between the limit of the storm waves and the low tide line.

Foreshore – High tide line to low tide line.
Backshore – High tide line to the extreme land limit of the beach.

Beach backshore/foreshore diagram geography.

 

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