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Beach Slopes of Florida: Miami to Jupiter

May 6, 2015

The National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards project derives features of beach morphology from lidar elevation data for the purpose of understanding and predicting storm impacts to our nation\'s coastlines. This dataset defines mean beach slopes along the United States Southeast Atlantic Ocean from Miami to Jupiter, Florida for data collected at various times between 1999 and 2009. For further information regarding data collection and/or processing methods refer to USGS Open-File Report 2015-1053 (

Publication Year 2015
Title Beach Slopes of Florida: Miami to Jupiter
DOI 10.5066/F72805P1
Authors Jacquelyn R Overbeck, Kara S Doran
Product Type Data Release
Record Source USGS Digital Object Identifier Catalog
USGS Organization St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center