Document Type



Virginia Institute of Marine Science

VIMS Department/Program

Center for Coastal Resources Management (CCRM)

Publication Date

Fall 2012


Rivers & Coast, Fall 2012 issue. v.7, no.2


Rivers & Coast is a periodic publication of the Center for Coastal Resources Management, Virginia Institute of Marine Science. The goal of Rivers & Coast is to keep readers well informed of current scientific understanding behind key environmental issues related to watershed rivers and coastal ecosystems of the Chesapeake Bay.



Storm Surge, Sea Level Rise, Floods, Coastal Management

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This newsletter was funded, in part, by the Virginia Institute of Marine Science and the Virginia Coastal Zone Management Program at the Department of Environmental Quality through Grant #NA16NOS4190171, Task #6 of the U.S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, under the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, as amended. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA, or any of its subagencies