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Title Coastal hazards [electronic resource] / Charles W. Finkl, editor.
Publication Info. Dordrecht ; New York : Springer, c2013.
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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOKS-DDA    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description 1 online resource.
Series Coastal research library ; v.6.
Contents Environmental and Human-Induced Hazards -- The Southeast Florida Coastal Zone (SFCZ): A Cascade of Natural, Biological, and Human-Induced Hazards / Charles W. Finkl, Christopher Makowski -- Remote Sensing of Coastal Hazards (Platforms, Methods, and Procedures -- Remote Sensing of Coastal Hazards / Victor V. Klemas -- Determination of Human Induced Coastal Changes Using RS, GIS and Geostatistics / Elif Sertel, Dursun Zafer Seker -- Flood Hazards (Storm Surge, Sea-Level Rise, and Populations from Risk of Coastal Flood Hazards -- Coastal Risk Versus Vulnerability in an Uncertain Sea Level Future / Michael S. Kearney -- Sea-Level Rise Impacts and Responses: A Global Perspective / Sally Brown, Robert J. Nicholls, Colin D. Woodroffe, Susan Hanson, Jochen Hinkel -- Estimating the United States Population at Risk from Coastal Flood-Related Hazards / Mark Crowell, Jonathan Westcott, Susan Phelps, Tucker Mahoney, Kevin Coulton --
Public Perception of Hurricane-Related Hazards / Bernhard Lee Lindner, Charles Cockcroft -- Anthropogenic Amplification of Storm Surge Damage in the 1935 "Labor Day" Hurricane / Nicholas K. Coch -- Coastal Flooding Hazard in Low-Tide and High-Tide Coasts: Evidence from the North Aegean Coast / Sotiris A. Lycourghiotis, Stathis C. Stiros -- Sea Level Rise / James Houston -- Hydrologic (Groundwater, Saltwater Intrusion, Brine Disposal) Hazards -- Conceptualizing Seawater Intrusion Processes in Small Tropical Island Via Geochemical Modelling / Ahmad Zaharin Aris, Sarva Mangala Praveena -- Reducing the Risk Associated to Desalination Brine Disposal on the Coastal Areas of Red Sea / Adrian Ciocanea, Viorel Badescu, Richard B. Cathcart, Charles W. Finkl -- Coastal Erosion and Sedimentation (Detection and Measurement of Shoreline Retreat --
Beach Erosion: Causes and Stabilization / R. G. Dean, T. L. Walton, J. D. Rosati, L. Absalonsen -- Innovative Technique of Predicting Shoreline Change in Developing Countries: Case of Accra Erosion and Causal Factors / Kwasi Appeaning-Addo, Emmanuel Lamptey -- Detection of Coastal Change by Geo-Informatics Means / Jay Gao -- Spatial and Numerical Methodologies on Coastal Erosion and Flooding Risk Assessment / Jarbas Bonetti, Antonio Henrique da Fontoura Klein, Mariela Muler -- Coastal Erosion and Protection Policies in Europe: From EU Programme (Eurosion and Interreg Projects) to Local Management / Giovanni Randazzo, Jordi Serra Raventos, Lanza Stefania -- Coastal Dune Hazards (Erosion and Management -- Coastal Dune Hazards / Sara Muñoz Vallés, Jesús Cambrollé -- Erosion and Management in Coastal Dunes / Silvia Cristina Marcomini, Ruben Alvaro López --
Coastal Storms (Tropical Cyclones and Extra-Tropical Winter Storms -- Coastal Hazards from Tropical Cyclones and Extratropical Winter Storms Based on Holocene Storm Chronologies / S. M. May, M. Engel, D. Brill, P. Squire, A. Scheffers, D. Kelletat -- U.S. Pacific Northwest Coastal Hazards: Tectonic and Climate Controls / Paul D. Komar, Jonathan C. Allan, Peter Ruggiero -- Wave Hazards (Extreme Coastal Waves, Storm Surge, and Runup -- Extreme Coastal Waves, Ocean Surges and Wave Runup / Zai-Jin You, Peter Nielsen -- Effects of Stratification on Multi-layered Tsunami Waves / Monzur A. Imteaz, Fatemeh Mekanik, Amimul Ahsan -- Coastal Marine Pollution -- The Hazards of Beach Litter / A. T. Williams, K. Pond, A. Ergin, M. J. Cullis -- Coastal Hazards from Oil Spills / Erich R. Gundlach -- Beach Safety -- Rip Currents / Stephen P. Leatherman.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Coastal zone management.
Hazard mitigation.
Hazardous geographic environments.
Geology.
Physical geography.
Earth Sciences.
Natural Hazards.
Coastal Sciences.
Added Author Finkl, Charles W., 1941-
Ebooks Corporation
ISBN 9789400752344 (electronic bk.)
9400752342 (electronic bk.)
9789400752337
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