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Title: Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune New River estuary wave height

Abstract

Critical military training and testing on lands along the nation’s coastal and estuarine shorelines are increasingly placed at risk because of development pressures in surrounding areas, impairments due to other anthropogenic disturbances, and increasing requirements for compliance with environmental regulations. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) intends to enhance and sustain its training and testing assets and to optimize its stewardship of natural resources through the development and application of an ecosystem-based management approach on DoD installations. To accomplish this goal, particularly for installations in estuarine/coastal environments, the Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) launched the Defense Coastal/Estuarine Research Program (DCERP) as a minimum 10-year effort at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune (MCBCL) in North Carolina. The results of the first six years of the program (DCERP1) are presented here.The overarching objectives of DCERP are to: (1) understand the effects of military training activities, infrastructure development, and other coastal military installations; (2) develop models, tools, and indicators to evaluate ecosystem health; and (3) recommend adaptive management strategies to sustain ecosystem natural resources within the context of an active military installation.This data package contains a shapefile of the New river estuary wave height, wave energy, and bottom shear stress formore » three year average conditions for top 5% wind events observed.« less

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Publication Date:
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Dataset
Research Org.:
Environmental System Science Data Infrastructure for a Virtual Ecosystem; Defense Coastal/Estuarine Research Program (DCERP)
Sponsoring Org.:
U.S. DoD > Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) > Defense Coastal/Estuarine Research Program (DCERP)
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
Keywords:
DCERP; SERDP; RESOURCE CONSERVATION; RC-1413
OSTI Identifier:
1603073
DOI:
10.15485/1603073

Citation Formats

Malhotra, Amit. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune New River estuary wave height. United States: N. p., 2013. Web. doi:10.15485/1603073.
Malhotra, Amit. Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune New River estuary wave height. United States. doi:10.15485/1603073.
Malhotra, Amit. 2013. "Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune New River estuary wave height". United States. doi:10.15485/1603073. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1603073. Pub date:Mon Feb 04 00:00:00 EST 2013
@article{osti_1603073,
title = {Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune New River estuary wave height},
author = {Malhotra, Amit},
abstractNote = {Critical military training and testing on lands along the nation’s coastal and estuarine shorelines are increasingly placed at risk because of development pressures in surrounding areas, impairments due to other anthropogenic disturbances, and increasing requirements for compliance with environmental regulations. The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) intends to enhance and sustain its training and testing assets and to optimize its stewardship of natural resources through the development and application of an ecosystem-based management approach on DoD installations. To accomplish this goal, particularly for installations in estuarine/coastal environments, the Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program (SERDP) launched the Defense Coastal/Estuarine Research Program (DCERP) as a minimum 10-year effort at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune (MCBCL) in North Carolina. The results of the first six years of the program (DCERP1) are presented here.The overarching objectives of DCERP are to: (1) understand the effects of military training activities, infrastructure development, and other coastal military installations; (2) develop models, tools, and indicators to evaluate ecosystem health; and (3) recommend adaptive management strategies to sustain ecosystem natural resources within the context of an active military installation.This data package contains a shapefile of the New river estuary wave height, wave energy, and bottom shear stress for three year average conditions for top 5% wind events observed.},
doi = {10.15485/1603073},
journal = {},
number = ,
volume = ,
place = {United States},
year = {2013},
month = {2}
}

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