Pan-African Seaports Database

Dataset

Description

Database of Pan-African seaports and their (physical) characteristics derived from Satellite Imagery. The database consists of 161 seaports with information on port construction date, coastline orientation, shore-normal breakwater length, longshore wave power, presence of nearby sediment sources and sinks, sheltering setting, presence of coastal protection structures, and adjacent beach changes.
Date made available2019
PublisherTU Delft - 4TU.ResearchData
Date of data production2019
Geographical coverageSeaports of Africa

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