Mark Crowell
Publications


Special Issues of the Journal of Coastal Research (as editor)

Byrnes, M., M. Crowell, and C. Fowler (editors), 2003.  Shoreline Mapping and Change Analysis:
Technical Considerations and Management Implications, Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue #38. 
Coastal and Environmental Research Foundation, Royal Palm Beach Florida.  215 p.

Crowell, M., and S. Leatherman (editors), 1999.  Coastal Erosion Mapping and Management,
Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue #28. Coastal and Environmental Research Foundation, Royal
Palm Beach Florida.  196 p.

Encyclopedia Entry

Crowell, M., S.P. Leatherman, and B.C. Douglas, 2005. Erosion: Historical Analysis and Forecasting.
In: Encyclopedia of Coastal Science (ed. M. Schwartz)

Editorials

Bellomo D., and Crowell, M., 2010.  FEMA's Coastal Population Study: Comments on Data Accuracy,
Current Initiatives, and Future Risk. (editorial) Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 199-200.

Crowell, M.; Edelman, S.; Coulton, K., and McAfee, S., 2007.  How Many People Live in Coastal
Areas? (editorial) Journal of Coastal Research. Vol. 23, No. 4, pp. iii-vi.

Leatherman, S.P., B.C. Douglas, and M. Crowell, 1997. Beach Erosion Trends and Shoreline
Forecasting. (editorial) Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. iii-iv.

Peer Reviewed (Refereed) Journal Articles

Crowell, M., Coulton, K., Johnson, C., Westcott, J., Bellomo, D., Edelman, S., and Hirsch, E., 2010.  An
Estimate of the U.S. Population Living
in 100-year Coastal Flood Hazard Areas.  Journal of Coastal Research,
Vo. 26, No. 2, pp. 201-211.

Crowell, M.; Hirsch, E., and Hayes, T. L., 2007. Improving FEMA’s coastal risk assessment through the
National Flood Insurance Program: an historical overview. Marine Technology Society Journal 41(1), 5-14.

Honeycutt, M.G., M. Crowell, and B.C. Douglas, 2001. Shoreline-position forecasting: Impacts of storms,
rate calculation methodologies, and temporal scales. Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 17, No.3, pp. 721-730.

Douglas, B.C., and M. Crowell, 2000. Long-Term Shoreline Position Prediction and Error Propagation.
Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 145-152.

Crowell, M., H. Leikin, and M.K. Buckley, 1999. Evaluation of Erosion Hazards Study: An Overview.
In: Coastal Erosion Mapping and Management, Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue #28. Coastal
and Environmental Research Foundation, Royal Palm Beach Florida, pp. 2-9.

Crowell, M., M. Honeycutt, and D. Hatheway, 1999. Coastal Erosion Hazards Study: Phase One Mapping.
In: Coastal Erosion Mapping and Management, Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue #28. Coastal and
Environmental Research Foundation, Royal Palm Beach Florida, pp. 10-20.

Douglas, B.C., M. Crowell, and S.P. Leatherman, 1998. Considerations for Shoreline Position Prediction.
Journal of Coastal Research, Vol 14, No.3, pp. 1025-1033.  

Crowell, M., B.C. Douglas, and S.P. Leatherman, 1997. On Forecasting Future U.S. Shoreline Positions:
A Test of Algorithms. Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 1245-1255.

Crowell, M., 1997. Coastal Erosion and the National Flood Insurance Program. Shore and Beach,
Vol. 65, No. 1, pp. 24-26.

Crowell, M., S.P. Leatherman, and M.K. Buckley, 1993. Shoreline Change Rate Analysis: Long Term
Versus Short Term Data. Shore and Beach, Vol. 61, No.2,
pp.13-20.

Crowell, M., S.P. Leatherman, and M.K. Buckley, 1991. Historical Shoreline Change: Error Analysis and
Mapping Accuracy. Journal of Coastal Research, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 839-852.

Discussion

Douglas, B.C., M. Crowell, and M. G. Honeycutt, 2002. Discussion of Fenster, M.S., Dolan, R., and
Morton, R.A., 2001. Coastal Storms and Shoreline Change: Signal or Noise? Journal of Coastal Research
Vol. 18, No.2 pp. 388-390.

Preface (to Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue # 38)

Byrnes, M.R., M. Crowell, and C. Fowler, 2003. Shoreline Mapping and Change Analysis: Technical
Considerations and Management Implications. In: Shoreline Mapping and Change Analysis, Journal of
Coastal Research, Special Issue #38. Coastal and Environmental Research Foundation, Royal Palm Beach
Florida, pp. 1-4.

Conference Proceedings (Papers)

Crowell, M., 1997. Evaluation of Coastal Erosion Hazard Areas. Coastal Zone '97, Martin C. Miller,
Jessica Cogan, eds., American Society of Civil Engineers, pp.702-704.

Crowell, M., 1995. Mapping Shoreline Reference Features for use in Evaluating Erosion Hazards. Coastal
Zone ‘95, Billy L. Edge, ed., American Society of Civil Engineers.

Crowell, M., 1993. Historical Shoreline Change Analysis: Calculation of Uncertainty Ranges. Proceedings
of the Journal of Coastal Research -- Hilton Head Island SC Conference. Bruun, P., Ed.

Crowell, M. and M.K. Buckley, 1993. Calculating Erosion Rates: Using Long-Term Data to Increase Data
Confidence. Coastal Zone '93, Magoon, O.T., ed., American Society of Civil Engineers.

Buckley, M.K., and Crowell, M. 1992. Erosion Zone Identification and Mapping Through the National Flood
Insurance Program. In: Proceedings of the Sixteenth Annual Conference of the Association of State Floodplain
Managers, pp. 305-306.

Crowell, M., and Buckley, M.K., 1991. Guidelines and Specifications for Erosion Studies. In: Proceedings of
the Fifteenth Annual Conference of the Association of State Floodplain Managers.

Crowell, M., 1991. Shoreland Erosion: A National Perspective. In: Proceedings from the Great Lakes Shoreland
Workshops -- Delineation of Erosion Hazard Shorelands. Ed: Law, M., and Saunders, K.

Crowell, M., Leatherman, S.P. and Buckley, M.K., 1990. Accuracy of Historical Shoreline Change Maps. In:
Proceedings of the Fourteenth Annual Conference of the Association of State Floodplain Managers, pp 182-185.

Conference Proceedings (Abstracts)

Crowell, M., and Coulton, K. 2009. An estimate of the U.S. population subject to the one-percent annual chance
coastal flood hazard. In: Proceedings from Coastal Zone ‘09

Divoky, D., and Crowell, M. 2009. Evaluating the impact of climate change on the National Flood Insurance
Program. In: Proceedings from Coastal Zone ’09

Crowell, M., Rhodes, P., and Westcott, J. 2009. Impact of Climate Change on the NFIP and Improving Coastal
Flood Plain Mapping. In: Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Association of State Flood Plain
Managers.

Crowell, M., Edelman, S., and Coulton, K. 2007. How many people live in the coastal zone? In: Proceedings
of the 31st Annual Conference of the Association of State Floodplain Managers.

Crowell, M., 2003. Erosion Hazard Mapping through the National Flood Insurance Program: a Plan. In: Coastal
Zone, ‘03

Honeycutt, M.G., Krantz, D.E., and Crowell, M., 2002. Role of nearshore geology and rate-calculation methods
in assessing coastal erosion hazards. In: Proceedings of Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2002, American Society of
Civil Engineers.

Crowell, M, 2001. National Coastal Erosion Hazard Analysis and Mapping Study: Phase One Mapping Results.
In: Coastal Zone, ‘01  

Crowell, M. (invited), M. Honeycutt, and D. Hatheway, 2001. Evaluation of Erosion Hazards: A National Study.
In: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Program.

Crowell, M. 2001. The Evaluation of Erosion Hazards Study. In: Proceedings of the 25th Annual Conference of
the Association of State Floodplain Managers.

Honeycutt, M.G., Crowell, M., and Douglas, B. 1999. Shoreline-position forecasting and coastal construction: 
An analysis of shoreline-change data from Delaware and New York.  In: 25th Anniversary Meeting, 1999
Assateague Shelf and Shore Workshop. Abstract.

Honeycutt, M.G. and Crowell, M. 1998. Evaluation of erosion hazards and shoreline position forecasting:
Implications for the National Flood Insurance Program.  In: Proceedings of the International Conference on
Marine Disasters: Forecast and Reduction, Beijing, China.

Honeycutt, M.G. and Crowell, M., 1998. Incorporation of shoreline-change data into the National Flood Insurance
Program: Is this the way to deal with coastal erosion and property damage? American Geophysical Union Fall
Meeting, San Francisco, California.

Crowell, M., 1998. The Evaluation of Erosion Hazards Study. In: Proceedings of the International Coastal
Symposium (ICS98). Charles W. Finkl, Per Bruun, eds. Abstract, p. A4.

Crowell, M., Davison, A.T., Buckley, M.K., 1991. Comprehensive Erosion Hazard Identification Through
the National Flood Insurance Program. In: Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs.

Technical Reports:

Crowell, M., Leatherman, S.P and R.W. Wilhelm II, 1989. Massachusetts Shoreline Change Project, J. Benoit,
ed. Coastal Zone Management Office, 100 Cambridge Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 65 pp.

Crowell, M., and Leatherman, S.P., 1989. Long-Term Erosion Rate Determinations from Historical Shoreline
Data. Technical Report Prepared for Federal Insurance Administration, Federal Emergency Management Agency.

Crowell, M. and Leatherman, S.P., 1985. Quantitative Shoreline and Environmental Change. In: Geomorphic
Analysis of the South Shore of Long Island, New York, S.P. Leatherman and J.R. Allen, eds., National Park
Service, North Atlantic Region, Boston, Massachusetts.







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