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USGS science for the Nation's changing coasts: Shoreline change research

Explains how and why coasts, beaches, and shorelines change, and how we study these changes.

by Hapke, Cheryl J. and Thieler, E. Robert
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3073
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Coastal processes, Erosion, Marine geology, Sediment transport, Coastal zones

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