Essays Tagged: "shoreline"

Friends Till the End

lated stretch of the narrow beach. Now and then he would kick at loose pebbles along the muddy grey shoreline. For the moment, Bobby was still in his private world, consisting of little more than a st ... ever walk along this beautiful beach.As his eyes watched the waves, and how they caressed the muddy shoreline, he began to think of the future. His thoughts were quickly disrupted."Hey bud, how's it g ...

(5 pages) 148 1 4.4 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

This essay is about Starry Night by Edvard Munch. It is an in depth analysis of this painting. It discusses the style, lighting, mood, and texture. This painting is at the Getty Museum.

e can see them through the use of various elements. The foreground which is defined by the rhythmic shoreline, includes a white fence set diagonally entrapping clumps of bushes and trees on which we c ... an which does not necessarily mean that the viewer will not see the end of the water created by the shoreline in the distant land since it is the viewer who produces a picture that expresses his own p ...

(3 pages) 226 0 4.8 May/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Fishing Techniques

the fishing trip, since I knew all of the tricks of the trade about fishing. We rushed down to the shoreline and threw our poles in. After my eight family members and I got tired of reputedly throwin ...

(4 pages) 70 0 5.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Oceanography

Costal Erosion, What costal erosion is and what causes it..

. The larger the wave the more sediments it will carry out.Normal waves will take longer to erode a shoreline but eventually be as effective as alarger wave.Along shore currents will not erode a beach ... the sediments to be easier to erode away.Over all Erosion rate over time at a given point along the shoreline dependson factors such as direction of littoral drift, inlet dynamics, sand supply, short- ...

(1 pages) 82 1 3.9 May/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

This story is about an issue of conscience.

ed a romantic picnic dinner for two on the beach, and walked hand in hand with her, up and down the shoreline, gazing at the stars. Sarah was utterly head over heals for Matthew. She was in love, and ...

(3 pages) 43 1 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Mt. Carmel-Descriptive essay of a camp i go to every summer

iers and tubers behind them, and fishermen trying to find the best spot to catch fish at. Along the shoreline, you would see two paddleboats and kayaks, along with numerous canoes, two shoreline trail ...

(3 pages) 87 1 4.2 Jan/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Jaguars

Jaguars live in a variety of habitats, from dense jungle and scrub land to reed thickets and shoreline forests. They will even live in open country, provided the grass and rocks offer enough co ...

(2 pages) 40 1 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

The Damnation of a Canyon. A Response to Edward Abbey

how the driftwood, silt, and other pollutants are being washed upon the beaches and making an ugly shoreline. Finally, Abbey argues the adventure of making a trip down the canyon has been lost. Befor ...

(2 pages) 46 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Silver Lake don't rush the ending

e skipping back. He lowered his eyes slowly to rest upon the stone that now was resting in the cool shoreline at his feet. Taking in shallow, shaky breaths, the young man stared at the stone, fear con ...

(7 pages) 62 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

This essay compares and contrasts the religous beliefs and settling purposes of Northern and Southern American settlers of the 1600s

o pursue religious freedom. The arrival was accident. Their intentions were to land on the Virginia shoreline, but this accidental placement helped set the regions apart. The need to love one another ...

(3 pages) 28 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The beach, objective: go to public place and write present tense obvervation essay

than 200 feet above my head. A small mist of sand stirs up as the helicopter makes its way down the shoreline, perhaps in hopes to save someones life in panic. The scene now goes back to a silence. Th ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Chesapeake Bay

is today. The Chesapeake Bay is approximately 200 miles long but contains more than 4,400 miles of shoreline. The average depth is only 27 feet. The Bay lies totally within the Atlantic Coastal Plain ... water and bury bottom-dwelling stuff. The movement of waves can be slowed by the plants, protecting shorelines from erosion. There are thirteen kinds of SAV commonly found in the Bay. Some other resou ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Fishing adventure

the fishing trip, since I knew all of the tricks of the trade about fishing. We rushed down to the shoreline and threw our poles in. After my eight family members and I got tired of reputedly throwin ...

(4 pages) 508 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Sailing

lable in areas like Lake Titicaca where the boats and sails both were constructed of reeds from the shoreline. When iron and steel became available, wood was replaced for the most part. And finally, t ...

(6 pages) 560 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Sounds, Sights and Feelings At the Beach

the waves. Ahead of you in the distance is a wet, dark, wooden pier that appears to grow out of the shoreline and enters into the ocean. You stop to admire the view of the colorful, picturesque scene ...

(3 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Tsunami of Newfoundland

rock. A Tsunami is the exact same thing, but much, much bigger. As the water begins to come to the shoreline, the depth of the water becomes shallower and the wave becomes bigger and stronger. As the ... depth of the water becomes shallower and the wave becomes bigger and stronger. As the wave hits the shoreline, it can be as much as 50 feet high and cause much damage to anything on the shoreline.The ...

(3 pages) 887 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science