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Coasts: Complex changes affecting the Northwest’s diverse shorelines

Citation

Reeder, W.S., Ruggiero, P., Shafer, S.L., Snover, A.K., Houston, L.L., Glick, P., Newton, J.A., Capalbo, S.M. 2013. Coasts: Complex changes affecting the Northwest’s diverse shorelines. Chapter 4, pp 67-109. In M.M. Dalton, P.W. Mote, and A.K. Snover (eds.) Climate Change in the Northwest: Implications for Our Landscapes, Waters, and Communities, Washington D.C.: Island Press.


Abstract

This chapter, included in Climate Change in the Northwest: Implications for Our Landscapes, Waters, and Communities, assesses the state of knowledge about key climate impacts and consequences on the coasts of Washington and Oregon. Examples of coastal adaptation are also provided.