Books  Physical Sciences  Earth & Planetary Sciences  Geomorphology 

Applied Geomorphology for Mitigation of Natural Hazards

Out of Print

Series: Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research Volume: 15

By: Masahiko Oya

Kluwer Academic Publishers

Hardback | Dec 2000 | #122071 | ISBN: 0792367197
Out of Print Details


Foreword. 1. Geomorphological Survey Maps Showing Classification of Flood-Stricken Areas. 2. Geomorphological Studies in Europe. 3. Validation of a Geomorphological Survey Map. 4. Relationships Between Geomorphic Units and Flood Types of River Basins. 5. Flooding in Semi-Frigid Zones. 6. Differences in Geomorphology and Flooding Between the Left and Right Banks of Rivers Along the Median Dislocation Line. 7. Estimation of Land Collapse in Japan's Mountainous and Volcanic Regions. 8. Japan's Coastal Lakes. 9. Flood Control in Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya. 10. Determining Areas at Risk of Soil Liquefaction During an Earthquake. 11. Use of Geomorphological Land Classification Maps in Technical Assistance to Developing Countries. Appendix: Appended Tables 1-3. Appended Figure. References. Index.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

General Geocryology

NHBS Price: £67.99 $92/€77 approx

Past Glacial Environments

NHBS Price: £84.99 $115/€96 approx

Mountains: The Origins of the Earth's Mountain Systems

NHBS Price: £24.99 $34/€28 approx

Landscapes and Landforms of Egypt

NHBS Price: £85.99 $117/€97 approx

New Zealand Landscape

NHBS Price: £118.00 $160/€133 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194