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Sea-level and Storm Impacts on Estuarine Environments and Shorelines (SSIEES)

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estuary photos from Vermillion Bay, LouisianaPhotos courtesy of Christopher G. Smith

The Sea-level and Storm Impacts on Estuarine Environments and Shorelines project assesses the physical controls of sediment and material exchange between wetlands and estuarine environments along the northern Gulf of Mexico (Grand Bay Alabama/Mississippi and Vermilion Bay, Louisiana) and the Atlantic coast (Chincoteague Bay, Virginia/Maryland).

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