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Assessing the Impact of Hurricanes Irene and Sandy on the Morphology and Modern Sediment Thickness on the Inner Continental Shelf Offshore of Fire Island, New York

By William C. Schwab, Wayne E. Baldwin, and Jane F. Denny

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image showing survey location, bathymetry and modern sediment thickness offshore of Fire Island, NY

Images showing bathymetry and modern sediment thickness offshore of Fire Island, New York. Inset map shows location of study area (outlined in black).

U.S. Department of the Interior

U.S. Geological Survey
Suzette M. Kimball, Director

U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia: 2016


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Suggested citation:
Schwab, W.C., Baldwin, W.E., and Denny, J.F., 2016, Assessing the impact of Hurricanes Irene and Sandy on the morphology and modern sediment thickness on the inner continental shelf offshore of Fire Island, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2015–1238, 15 p.,

ISSN 2331-1258 (online)

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