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Accession Number PB2014-100819
Title Monitoring a Nauset Beach Breach and Inlet Formation, 2007-2008 on Cape Cod, Chatham, Massachusetts.
Publication Date Jan 2010
Media Count 28p
Personal Author G. Giese M. Adams
Abstract Cape Cod's postglacial coasts are valued ecological, recreational and community resources as well as a laboratories for observing coastal dynamics. Nauset Beach refers to a system of barriers and spits above the elbow of Cape Cod that have been transported and re-deposited in seasonal and multi-year cycles. Nauset barrier beach is entirely within the jurisdiction of Cape Cod National Seashore (Seashore) and spans the Towns of Orleans and Chatham.
Keywords Barriers(Landforms)
Beach erosion
Cape Cod(Massachusetts)
Chatham(Massachusetts)
Coastal regions
Ecology
Inlets(Waterways)
Jurisdiction
Massachusetts
Monitoring
Natural resources
Nauset Beach
Seasonal variations
Shore protection


 
Source Agency National Park Service
NTIS Subject Category 47 - Ocean Sciences & Technology
50B - Civil Engineering
48B - Natural Resource Management
Corporate Author Cape Cod National Seashore, South Wellfleet, MA.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1402
Contract Number N/A

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