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The Resource Coastal sensitivity to sea-level rise : a focus on the mid-Atlantic Region, report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research ; Lead agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; other key participating agencies: U.S. Geological Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ; contributing agencies: Department of Transportation ; coordinating lead author: James G. Titus, lead authors: K. Eric Anderson ... [et al.]

Coastal sensitivity to sea-level rise : a focus on the mid-Atlantic Region, report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research ; Lead agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; other key participating agencies: U.S. Geological Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ; contributing agencies: Department of Transportation ; coordinating lead author: James G. Titus, lead authors: K. Eric Anderson ... [et al.]

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Coastal sensitivity to sea-level rise : a focus on the mid-Atlantic Region
Title
Coastal sensitivity to sea-level rise
Title remainder
a focus on the mid-Atlantic Region
Statement of responsibility
report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research ; Lead agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; other key participating agencies: U.S. Geological Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ; contributing agencies: Department of Transportation ; coordinating lead author: James G. Titus, lead authors: K. Eric Anderson ... [et al.]
Title variation
  • Coastal sensitivity to sea level rise
  • Focus on the mid-Atlantic Region
Title variation remainder
a focus on the mid Atlantic Region
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Titus, James G
  • Anderson, K. Eric
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Climate Change Science Program (U.S.)
  • National Science and Technology Council (U.S.)
  • Geological Survey (U.S.)
Series statement
Synthesis and assessment product ;
Series volume
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sea level
  • Coast changes
  • Climatic changes
  • Atlantic Coast (Middle Atlantic States)
Label
Coastal sensitivity to sea-level rise : a focus on the mid-Atlantic Region, report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research ; Lead agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; other key participating agencies: U.S. Geological Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ; contributing agencies: Department of Transportation ; coordinating lead author: James G. Titus, lead authors: K. Eric Anderson ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "January 2009"--Cover
  • Shipping list no.: 2009-0377-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-298)
Contents
Abstract -- Preface / motivation for reports -- Executive summary -- Part 1: The physical environment. Overview -- 1. Sea-Level rise and its effects on the coast -- 2. Coastal elevations -- 3. Ocean coasts -- 4. Coastal wetland sustainability -- 5. Vulnerable species: the effects of sea-level rise on coastal habitats -- Part II. Societal impacts and implications. Overview -- 6. Shore protection and retreat -- 7. Population, land use, and infrastructure -- 8. Public access -- 9. Coastal flooding, floodplains, and coastal zone management Issues -- Part III: Preparing for sea-level rise. Overview -- 10. Implications for decisions -- 11. Ongoing adaptation -- 12. Institutional barriers -- Part IV: National implications and a science strategy for moving forward. Overview -- 13. Implications of sea-level rise to the nation -- 14. A science strategy for improving the understanding of sea-level rise and its impacts on the U.S. coasts -- Appendix I : State and local information on vulnerable species and coastal policies -- Appendix 2 : Basic approaches for shoreline change projections -- Glossary -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Scientific names -- References
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xvi, 298 p.
Isbn
9780160830860
Other physical details
ill., maps, charts
Stock number
003-024-09078-3
Label
Coastal sensitivity to sea-level rise : a focus on the mid-Atlantic Region, report by the U.S. Climate Change Science Program and the Subcommittee on Global Change Research ; Lead agency: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ; other key participating agencies: U.S. Geological Survey, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ; contributing agencies: Department of Transportation ; coordinating lead author: James G. Titus, lead authors: K. Eric Anderson ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
  • "January 2009"--Cover
  • Shipping list no.: 2009-0377-P
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-298)
Contents
Abstract -- Preface / motivation for reports -- Executive summary -- Part 1: The physical environment. Overview -- 1. Sea-Level rise and its effects on the coast -- 2. Coastal elevations -- 3. Ocean coasts -- 4. Coastal wetland sustainability -- 5. Vulnerable species: the effects of sea-level rise on coastal habitats -- Part II. Societal impacts and implications. Overview -- 6. Shore protection and retreat -- 7. Population, land use, and infrastructure -- 8. Public access -- 9. Coastal flooding, floodplains, and coastal zone management Issues -- Part III: Preparing for sea-level rise. Overview -- 10. Implications for decisions -- 11. Ongoing adaptation -- 12. Institutional barriers -- Part IV: National implications and a science strategy for moving forward. Overview -- 13. Implications of sea-level rise to the nation -- 14. A science strategy for improving the understanding of sea-level rise and its impacts on the U.S. coasts -- Appendix I : State and local information on vulnerable species and coastal policies -- Appendix 2 : Basic approaches for shoreline change projections -- Glossary -- Acronyms and abbreviations -- Scientific names -- References
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xvi, 298 p.
Isbn
9780160830860
Other physical details
ill., maps, charts
Stock number
003-024-09078-3

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