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Main Title Coastal sensitivity to sea-level rise : a focus on the mid-Atlantic Region /
Publisher U.S. Climate Change Science Program : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.,
Place Published Washington, D.C.
Year Published 2009
Report Number EPA 430-R-09-023
Stock Number 003-024-09078-3
OCLC Number 423398359
Subject Added Ent Sea level--Atlantic Coast (Middle Atlantic States)--Forecasting.; Coast changes--Atlantic Coast (Middle Atlantic States)--Forecasting.; Climatic changes--Environmental aspects--Atlantic Coast (Middle Atlantic States)--Forecasting.; Atlantic Coast (Middle Atlantic States)--Environmental conditions--Forecasting.
Internet Access
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Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
EHAM QC981.8 C5 U56 4.1 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 01/17/2012
EIAM GC90.U5C63 2009 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 09/12/2011
ELBD EPA 430-R-09-023 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/21/2009
ERAD EPA 430-R-09-023 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 01/23/2013
Collation xvi, 298 p. : ill. (chiefly col), maps (chiefly col.), charts ; 28 cm.
Notes "January 2009"--Cover. Shipping list no.: 2009-0377-P. Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-298).
Contents Notes 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.
Access Notes Also available via the Internet.
Author Added Ent
Titus, James G.;
Anderson, K. Eric.
Corporate Au Added Ent Climate Change Science Program (U.S.); National Science and Technology Council (U.S.). Subcommittee on Global Change Research.; United States. Environmental Protection Agency.; Geological Survey (U.S.); United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.; United States. Dept. of Transportation.
Title Ser Add Ent Synthesis and assessment product ; 4.1.
Alternate Title Coastal sensitivity to sea level rise : a focus on the mid Atlantic Region\ Focus on the mid-Atlantic Region
PUB Date Free Form 2009
Series Title Untraced Synthesis and assessment product ; 4.1
BIB Level m
ISBN 9780160830860; 0160830869
OCLC Time Stamp 20130116132857
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
SUDOCS Number PREX 23.14:C 63
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 04232cam 2200589 a 45020