Coastal Development in the U.S.

Brian Governale


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Miami (City of Miami Beach, 2003)



Development along the seaboard of the United States continues to increase as the towns and people strive for financial gain. As a result, the coastline has seen an increase in the generation of solid waste, energy demands, water pollution, and a reduction to the wetland areas and wildlife density.


Seattle Coastline (NOAA, 2004)







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