Clinton River Breakwater
Clinton River, Michigan
Construction and Rehabilitation History
Construction of a 1,400-ft-long rubble-mound breakwater north of the
river entrance and an earth fill (Figure 201) was completed. The
ft lwd crest el, an 8-ft-wide crest
slopes (Figure 201). Cover stone ranged from 1,000 lb
to 1 ton.
There is no record of breakwater maintenance, and the structure
presently is in good condition. An aerial photograph of the Clinton
is shown in Figure 202.
TYPICAL SECTION THRU RUBBLEMOUND BREAKWATER
Clinton River Harbor, Michigan