National Assessment of Shoreline Change Part 4: Historical Coastal Cliff Retreat along the California Coast
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2007_1133

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Summary
Abstract: Coastal cliff retreat, the landward migration of the cliff face,
is a chronic problem along many rocky coastlines in the United
States. As coastal populations continue to grow and community
infrastructures are threatened by erosion, there is increased demand
for accurate information regarding trends and rates of coastal cliff
retreat. There is also a need for a comprehensive analysis of cliff
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Description: Reports and data on the National Assessment of Shoreline Change Part 4: Historical Coastal Cliff Retreat along the California Coast.

Description: National Assessment of Coastal Change Hazards.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 48.0   S: 32.0   E: -118.0   W: -128.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Cheryl J. Hapke and David Reid
Dataset Title: National Assessment of Shoreline Change Part 4: Historical Coastal Cliff Retreat along the California Coast
Dataset Series Name: Open File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2007
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Issue Identification: 2007-1133
Data Presentation Form: maps and report
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2007/1133/
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Originating Center
Data Center
Publications-Western Region,Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MICHAEL F. DIGGLES
Phone: (650) 329-5404
Email: mdiggles at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road
Mail Stop 531
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Size: 3.9 MB
Distribution Format: PDF
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (401) 874-5532
Fax: (831) 427-4748
Email: chapke at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
University of Rhode Island
317 Woodward Hall, Dept. of Geosciences
City: Kingston
Province or State: RI
Postal Code: 02881
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-09-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-10-04
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