33 U.S. Code § 426h–1 - Definitions
(1) Erosion control program
The term “erosion control program” means the national shoreline erosion control development and demonstration program established under this section.
(3) Separable element
The term “shore” includes each shoreline of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, the Gulf of Mexico, the Great Lakes, and lakes, estuaries, and bays directly connected therewith.