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*[https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-02-24/marina-sea-level-rise Sea level rise: A small California town embraces...]
 
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== Documents ==
 
== Documents ==

Revision as of 11:37, 27 March 2020

An environmental summary created by the ENVS 560/L Watershed Systems class at CSUMB.

This page gives a background on Coastal Retreat in California's Central Coast Region and highlights scientific findings pertaining to coastal erosion.

Rates of retreat

The Southern Monterey bay region has some of the highest coastal erosion rates in the state of California.[1]

Monterey: 1 ft / year

Seaside: 3 ft/year

Marina: 6 ft/ year

Potential influences

Impacts

External Links

Documents

References

  1. California Coastal Erosion Response to Sea Level Rise

Disclaimer

This page may contain student work completed as part of assigned coursework. It may not be accurate. It does not necessary reflect the opinion or policy of CSUMB, its staff, or students.