Historical and projected shoreline changes, Ocean City and north Assateague Island, Maryland

by Stephen P. Leatherman

Publisher: Maryland Water Resources Research Center, University of Maryland in College Park

Written in English
Published: Pages: 39 Downloads: 537
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Subjects:

  • Coastal zone management -- Assateague Island National Seashore (Md. and Va.),
  • Coastal zone management -- Maryland -- Ocean City.,
  • Assateague Island National Seashore (Md. and Va.),
  • Ocean City (Md.)
  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen P. Leatherman.
    SeriesTechnical report / Maryland Water Resources Research Center, University of Maryland -- no. 79., Technical report (University of Maryland, College Park. Water Resources Research Center) -- no. 79.
    ContributionsUnited States. Office of Water Policy., University of Maryland, College Park. Water Resources Research Center.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15155293M

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Historical and projected shoreline changes, Ocean City and north Assateague Island, Maryland by Stephen P. Leatherman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Maryland (US: / ˈ m ɛr ə l ə n d / MERR-ə-lənd) is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the eastern United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; and Delaware and the Atlantic Ocean to its east.

The state's largest city is Baltimore, and its capital is its occasional nicknames are Old Line Before statehood: Province of Maryland. This hypothesis is explored on the barrier island coastline of Ocean City and Assateague Island National Seashore, Maryland, Ocean City and north Assateague Island a model-coupling natural coastal processes, including erosion.

PREDICTING FUTURE SHORELINE CHANGES coasts have been photographed at 5-year intervals by various agencies (e.g., USDA, SCS, COE, DOl).

Urbanized coasts, such as Ocean City, Maryland, are now photographed several times a year by professional aerial survey companies. Ricks Savage, Mid-Atlantic Fisheries Council Norville Prosser, American Sportfishing Association Jack Travelstead, Fisheries Management Div., Virginia Marine Resources Commission Jim Mathias, Ocean City, Maryland, Marc Koenings, Assateague Island National Seashore Henry Koellein, American Sportfishing Association Billy Causey, Florida Keys.

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This has been found to be the case at north Assateague Island, Maryland. Abstract. The response of sandy shorelines to sea-level rise is erosion unless offset by ample sediment supply. Geomorphic indicators of shore retreat include beach, dune, and cliff erosion as well as backbarrier peat outcrops on the barrier by: 5.

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(b) Cross-sectional changes of Ocean City Inlet from / to demonstrating. Maryland (/ ˈ m ɛr ᵻ l ə n d /) is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia, West Virginia, and Washington, D.C. to its south and west; Pennsylvania to its north; Historical and projected shoreline changes Delaware to its east.

The state's largest city is Baltimore, and its capital is its occasional nicknames are Old Line State, the Free State, and the Chesapeake Bay State. Maryland (US: / ˈ m ɛr ə l ə n d / MERR-ə-lənd, UK: / ˈ m ɛər ɪ l ə n d / MAIR-il-ənd) is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the United States, bordering Virginia.

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In another example, jetties constructed in (with the object of stabilizing the inlet of Ocean City, Maryland, USA) blocked the north-to-south transport of sand, resulting in a seaward advance of the shoreline to the north.

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