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CoSMoS Southern California v3.0 Phase 2 projections of shoreline change due to 21st century sea level rise

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Barnard, P.L., Erikson, L.H., Foxgrover, A.C., Limber, P.W., O'Neill, A.C., and Vitousek, S., 2018, Coastal Storm Modeling System (CoSMoS) for Southern California, v3.0, Phase 2 (ver. 1g, May 2018): U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7T151Q4.

Summary

This dataset contains projections of shoreline positions and uncertainty bands for future scenarios of sea-level rise and management conditions. Projections were made using CoSMoS-COAST, a numerical model forced with global-to-local nested wave models (updated for Phase 2) and assimilated with lidar-derived shoreline vectors. Read metadata and methods carefully.

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CoSMoS_v3_Phase2_shoreline_change_projections_KMZ.zip
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CoSMoS_v3_Phase2_shoreline_change_projections_SHP.zip
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Purpose

The projections were made to support the USGS's Coastal Storm Modeling System (CoSMoS), which provides coastal managers and policymakers with potential long-term coastal erosion and flooding scenarios.

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