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Vulnerability of National Park Service Beaches to Inundation During a Direct Hurricane Landfall

Useful References

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  • Morton, R.A. and Miller, T.L., 2005, National Assessment of Shoreline Change: Part 2, Historical Shoreline Changes and Associated Coastal Land Loss Along the U.S. Southeast Atlantic Coast: U.S. Geological Survey, Open File Report 2005-1401, St. Petersburg, FL, 40 pp,
  • NOAA, National Hurricane Center, 2007, Hurricane Preparedness: SLOSH model:, last accessed August 24, 2007.
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