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  • Coastal impacts due to sea-level rise 

    FitzGerald, Duncan M.; Fenster, Michael S.; Argow, Britt A.; Buynevich, Ilya V. (2007-06-28)
    Recent estimates by Intergovermental Panel on Climate Change (2007) are that global sea level will rise from 0.18 to 0.59 m by the end of this century. Rising sea level not only inundates low-lying coastal regions, but it ...
  • Sedimentary evidence of hurricane strikes in western Long Island, New York 

    Scileppi, Elyse; Donnelly, Jeffrey P. (American Geophysical Union, 2007-06-21)
    Evidence of historical landfalling hurricanes and prehistoric storms has been recovered from backbarrier environments in the New York City area. Overwash deposits correlate with landfalls of the most intense documented ...