Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Oblique aerial imagery by USGS of Buxton, NC before (top photo) and after (bottom photo) Hurricane Irene. Erosion and overwash a

Detailed Description

Oblique aerial imagery by USGS of Buxton, NC before (top photo) and after (bottom photo) Hurricane Irene. Erosion and overwash associated with the storm moved the shoreline landward. The yellow arrows point to the same feature in both photographs. There is also a sandbar visible in the after photo.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1140 x 1493

Location Taken: US