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Beach Erosion

The Beach Erosion site of the WhyFiles (last mentioned in the August 9, 1996 Scout Report), a project funded by the graduate school of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has been recently updated. Its newest addition includes a story about the population of the tiny Pacific Island nation of Tuvalu that is preparing to abandon its home due to rising sea levels. The site takes a look at this subject and the resulting increased beach erosion that takes place around the world. Visitors can read about the physical processes of beach erosion, view a QuickTime movie of a house falling into the ocean, and more. The site includes good descriptions, photographs, and links to additional information (although some were broken at the time of this annotation), giving interested readers insight into this widespread phenomenon.
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Archived Scout Publication URL
/nsdl-reports/phys-sci/2002/ps-020208-general.html#8
Date Issued
c1999
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Date of Scout Publication
2002-02-08
Date Of Record Creation
2003-04-07 16:49:28
Date Of Record Release
2003-04-07 16:49:28
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