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Links the physical and biological resources of coastlines with their exploitation and management.
Introduction. Waves and Wave-Dominated Coasts. Shoreline Morphodynamics. Tidal and Lake Coasts. Long-Term Development of Coasts. Sea-Level Changes. Sub-Tidal and Beach Ecosystems. Coastal Dunes. Coastal Wetlands. Structures and Organization. The Management of Coastal Waters. Management of Coastal Lands and Sediments. Management of Coastal Ecosystems. Coastal Hazards. References. Index.
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617 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs, maps
The definitive current work for all who are interested in the physical and biological resources of coastlines, their exploitation and management. --COASTAL ENVIRONMENTS