Erosion rates on Alaska’s Arctic coast

Map of Alaska’s north coast showing color-coded rates of shoreline erosion from 2015 publication.

Detailed Description

Map of the north coast of Alaska study area showing color-coded shoreline change rates, the boundaries of the ten analysis regions (dashed boxes and numbers), and key geographic locations discussed in the report titled, "National Assessment of Shoreline Change— Historical Shoreline Change Along the North Coast of Alaska, U.S.-Canadian Border to Icy Cape", USGS Open-File Report 2015-1048.


Image Dimensions: 1500 x 730

Date Taken:

Location Taken: AK, US


U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1048
National assessment of shoreline change—Historical shoreline change along the north coast of Alaska, U.S.–Canadian border to Icy Cape