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Assateague Island is Changing

The natural geomorphological processes on Assateague Island, a Mid-Atlantic barrier island, are being exacerbated by increased storm intensity and sea-level rise, impacting the habitats and wildlife. The National Park Service Assateague Island National Seashore management is taking steps to ensure the sustainability of the park and the visitor experience.


IAN Author(s)Jane Hawkey, Heath Kelsey
Date Published2012-12-31
ProjectAssateague Island National Seashore Climate Change
Location(s)Assateague Island
Number of Pages2
Filesize5.0 MB
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