Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2004_1020

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Summary
Abstract: A coastal vulnerability index (CVI) was used to map relative vulnerability of
the coast to future sea-level rise within Assateague Island National Seashore
(ASIS) in Maryland and Virginia. The CVI ranks the following in terms of their
physical contribution to sea-level rise-related coastal change: geomorphology,
regional coastal slope, rate of relative sea-level rise, shoreline change
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Description: Study Results of the Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island
National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.0   S: 36.0   E: -75.0   W: -77.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Elizabeth A. Pendleton, S. Jeffress Williams, and E. Robert Thieler
Dataset Title: Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Assateague Island National Seashore (ASIS) To Sea-Level Rise
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2004
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Version: 1.0
Data Presentation Form: Maps, Reports
Other Citation Details: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1020, Electronic Book
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1020/
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Open File Services Section, Publications Warehouse, Eastern Region, Publications, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/

Data Center Personnel
Name: USGS OPEN-FILE SERVICES SECTION
Phone: 303-202-4200
Phone: 303-202-4210
Fax: 303-202-4188
Email: infoservices at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS Information Services
Open-File Services Section
Box 25286
Federal Center
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0286
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 303-987-6945
Email: Rebecca_Beavers at nps.gov
Contact Address:
National Park Service
Natural Resource Program Center
Geologic Resources Division
P.O. Box 25287
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225-0287
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-08-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-11-02
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