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Data Series 999

Sedimentologic Characteristics of Recent Washover Deposits From Assateague Island, Maryland

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BIWC Barrier Island and Estuarine Wetland Physical Change Assessment
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GPS Global Positioning System
H2O2 hydrogen peroxide
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NAD 83 North American Datum of 1983
NAIP National Agriculture Imagery Program
NAVD 88 North American Vertical Datum of 1988
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