Elevation of marsh units in Cape Cod National Seashore salt marsh complex, Massachusetts

Graphic showing elevation of marsh units in Cape Cod National Seashore salt marsh
March 12, 2019

 Through scientific efforts initiated with the Hurricane Sandy Science Plan, the U.S. Geological Survey has been expanding national assessment of coastal change hazards and forecast products to coastal wetlands. The intent is to provide federal, state, and local managers with tools to estimate their vulnerability and ecosystem service potential