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Coastal Vulnerability Assessment of Dry Tortugas National Park (DRTO) to Sea-Level Rise

Figure 11. Relative Coastal Vulnerability for Dry Tortugas National Park. Figure 11. Relative Coastal Vulnerability for Dry Tortugas National Park.
Relative Coastal Vulnerability for Dry Tortugas National Park. Click on figure for larger image.


Elizabeth A. Pendleton¹, E. Robert Thieler¹, and
S. Jeffress Williams¹

¹ USGS, Woods Hole Science Center, Woods Hole, Massachusetts 026450

U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1416


For Additional Information:
See the National Park Unit Coastal Vulnerability study at,
the National Coastal Vulnerability Study at,
or view the USGS online fact sheet for this project in PDF format at
To visit Dry Tortugas National Park Web site go to

Contact: Telephone: 508-548-8700

Rebecca Beavers
National Park Service
Natural Resource Program Center
Geologic Resources Division
P.O. Box 25287
Denver, CO 80225-0287
Telephone: 303-987-6945

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