This report, one of a series of technical inputs for the third NCA conducted under the auspices of the U.S. Global Change Research Program, examines the known effects and relationships of climate change variables on the coasts of the U.S. It describes the impacts on natural and human systems, including several major sectors of the U.S. economy, and the progress and challenges to planning and implementing adaptation options.

Author names: 
Burkett, V. R.
Davidson, M. A.
Year: 
2012
Publisher: 
Report to the 2013 National Climate Assessment
Reference: 

Burkett, V. R. and Davidson, M. A. (Eds.) (2012). Coastal Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability: A Technical Input to the 2012 National Climate Assessment. Cooperative Report to the 2013 National Climate Assessment

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