Function to calculate shoreline length

Description

This function returns the length of the shoreline of the lake and is simply the perimeter of the input lake polyogn.

Usage

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lakeShorelineLength(inLakeMorpho)

Arguments

inLakeMorpho

An object of lakeMorphoClass. Output of the lakeSurroundTopo function would be appropriate as input

Value

Returns a numeric value for the length of the lake shoreline

References

Florida LAKEWATCH (2001). A Beginner's guide to water management - Lake Morphometry (2nd ed.). Gainesville: Florida LAKEWATCH, Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. Link

Examples

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