Beach erosion in Currituck, North Carolina

beach elevation plotted at cross-shore distance

Detailed Description

Beach erosion in Currituck, North Caolina, resulting from Hurricane Isabels's 2003 landfall. The elevation of the beach near the shoreline decreased ~1.5 m and the shoreline retreated ~15 m. 

Details

Image Dimensions: 800 x 435

Location Taken: US