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Time-stressed coastal environments : assessment and future action

Coastal Society annual conference (2nd 1976 New Orleans)

Time-stressed coastal environments : assessment and future action

proceedings of Second Annual Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, Nov. 17-20, 1976

by Coastal Society annual conference (2nd 1976 New Orleans)

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Published by The Society in Arlington, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coastal zone management -- Congresses.,
  • Dredging -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.,
  • Wetland ecology -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementThe Coastal Society.
    GenreCongresses.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 290 :
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16033316M

    55 In: Time-stressed coastal environments: assessment and future action. Proceedings of 2nd Annual Conference of The Coastal Society, New Orleans, LA, November , Lincoln Smith, M.P., P.M.H. Hawes, and F.J. Duque-Portugal. Spatial variability in the nekton of a canal estate in southern New South Wales, Australia, and its. At the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development held in Rio de Janeiro in June , integrated coastal management was a significant element of the policy document dealing with the problems of the marine environment which was agreed to by governments.

    Wave energy, wave modelling, coastal hazards, environmental impact assessment, suport for marine and harbor operations September - February Instituto Hidrográfico. The Coastal Environment Foreword coastal areas. The book underlines the importance of the coastal and marine environment, not only as an environmental concern, but also as a political, social and economic issue. Used appropriately, I believe that it will go a long of resources for the benefit of present and future generations.

    Find coastal erosion books and publications, the world’s largest environmental industry marketplace and information resource. UNEP"s Rapid Environmental Assessment Report. It looks at how the regions affected are rebuilding and how future tragedy can be avoided by adequate destruction caused by the Asian tsunami to the. This book discusses sea-level and coastline changes. These topics are becoming increasingly important for populations living along the edge of the world’s oceans and seas, especially in areas where eustatic sea-level rise is superimposed on isostatic subsidence and storm-induced coastal erosion.


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