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Estuarine Physical Response to Storms

Study Sites

Barnegat BayChincoteague BayJamaica Bay
Setting out equipment Barnegat Bay

Setting out equipment Barnegat Bay

Breach connecting estuary and ocean

An example of breaching of a barrier island system where both sediment and water are exchanged between the estuary and the ocean.

Jamaica Bay, New York

Satellite image of Jamaica Bay, New York, part of Gateway National Recreation Area

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