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Seafloor erosional processes offshore of the Chandeleur Islands, Louisiana

Study addresses questions and concerns related to limited sand resources along the Louisiana shelf and their implications to long-term relative sea-level rise and storm impacts, using newly acquired geophysical and vibracore data.

by Twichell, David C. and Brock, John C.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3026
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Related topics:
Coastal processes, Drilling and coring, Erosion, Marine geophysics, Sediment transport, Seismic reflection methods, Sidescan sonar, Islands
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