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Shifting Sands Jennifer L. Schwartz shows in “Surrender the Sand?” that she obviously knows nothing about oceanographic and coastal geologic processes like deposition, longshore drift, and the seasonal cycles of sand moving along the shoreline (Perspective, September 20). Does she know the difference between a terrace and platform? One is erosional and one is depositional, and beaches cycle through them ... (Full article: 513 words)

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