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Estuaries: A Physical Introduction

Textbook

By: Keith R Dyer

195 pages, Illus, figs, tabs

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Nov 1997 | Edition: 2 | #73967 | ISBN: 0471974714
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Hardback | Dec 1998 | Edition: 2 | #73966 | ISBN: 0471974706
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About this book

Written in non-technical language, this text provides a comprehensive introduction to the basic processes and quantitative formulations, and their implications for pollution, water quality, silation and morphology.


Contents

Definition and Classification. Tides in Estuaries. Mixing. Cross- channel Effects. Salt Balance. Dynamic Balance. Highly Stratified Estuaries. Partially Mixed and Well-mixed Estuaries. Flushing and Pollution Distribution Prediction. Glossary. References. Index.

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