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USGS science for the Nation's changing coasts; Shoreline change assessment

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3074/

Shorelines are always changing, yet we use these areas heavily. This shows what we measure and how, to help adapt to changing coastal zones.

by Thieler, E. Robert and Hapke, Cheryl J.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3074
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Coastal processes, Effects of climate change, Erosion, Marine geology, Sea-level change, Sediment transport, Coastal zones
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