Succession of beach ridges, Caladesi Island, Gulf of Mexico coast, FL

Beach ridges at Caladesi Island, FL

Detailed Description

Mendenhall postdoctoral fellow Daniel Ciarletta captured this view of the modern beach ridge system at Caladesi Island, along the Gulf coast of central Florida. Ciarletta and colleagues are studying the island as part of a project to explore barrier island response to long-term changes in sediment availability.


Image Dimensions: 5872 x 3968

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Location Taken: US