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Chesapeake Bay region sea-level rise modelling - Habitat classification, 2050 (B1 mean scenario)


Original Data Basin Creation Date
2011-01-11 09:13:54
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2011-01-11 09:17:15


This dataset is part of an extensive analysis of sea-level rise impacts on coastal habitats along the Chesapeake Bay, Delaware Bay, and the ocean beaches of southern New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. The National Wildlife Federation commissioned Jonathan S. Clough of Warren Pinnacle Consulting, Inc., to apply the Sea Level Affecting Marshes Model (SLAMM, Version 5.0) to the Chesapeake Bay region. The SLAMM model is widely regarded as the premier research tool for simulating the dominant processes involved in wetland conversions and shoreline modifications during long-term sea-level rise. Our analysis looked at a range of sea-level rise scenarios from the 2001 Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change assessment, ranging [...]


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National Wildlife Federation; Warren Pinnacle Consulting, Inc.<br />
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:41:03 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin 2411085e0dc34a76baeb3769d48093d4

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