FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- A University of Arkansas professor and his colleague have developed a model that shows why certain parts of a North Carolina barrier island erode faster than others. The model may help scientists pinpoint the causes of other problem areas along the rapidly-eroding shoreline on the Eastern Seaboard. The erosion problem is particularly severe in North Carolina, where hurricanes pound State Highway 12 along the barrier islands annually.
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