Accession Number:

ADA031261

Title:

Pilot Study Program, Great Lakes Shoreland Damage Study. Appendix VIII. Comparison of Field Data Collection to Data Collected Using Study Instruments in Muskegon and Manistee Counties Michigan.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

MICHIGAN UNIV ANN ARBOR COASTAL ZONE LAB

Report Date:

1976-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This laboratory conducted tests in Muskegon and Manistee Counties to compare homeowner perceptions reflected in the self-administered damage assessment with independent measurements. Data was collected and compared from a sample of homeowners in the following categories present property worth, bluff height, and the distance from the bluff edge to the foundation of the house. These parameters were chosen because they typify homeowners perceptions of monetary value, vertical distance, and horizontal distance.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE