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Impacts and predictions of coastal change during hurricanes

Shows how observations and modeling can help anticipate practical problems in coastal areas when hurricanes arrive. Focuses primarily on areas where people have built houses and roads that may be destroyed during storms.

by Stockdon, Hilary F. and Sallenger, Asbury H. Jr.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010-3012
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Coastal processes, Erosion, Geomorphology, Hazard preparedness, Hurricanes, Mathematical modeling, Risk assessment, Beaches, Coastal zones

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