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  • Coastal Hazardsby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 129.00

    In addition to common hydrometeorological disasters in coastal zones, this book covers tsunami impacts and warning systems, the impact of rising sea levels and human perceptions of vulnerability resulting from rip currents that cause many drownings yearly. more...

  • Coastal Environmentsby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 129.00

    This book discusses coastal problems in locations in Africa and many locations in South and Southeast Asia. It emphasizes land-based and ocean-based activities and studies the impact of events ranging from pollution and climate change to tsunamis and cyclones. more...

  • Coastal and Marine Geospatial Technologiesby

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 209.00

    An international collection of papers from the CoastGIS 2005 Symposium and Exhibition, this is a selected and up-to-date overview of some of the main areas of research into the application of geospatial technologies, particularly along coastlines. more...

  • Groundwater in the Coastal Zones of Asia-Pacificby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 129.00

    Readers of this cutting-edge research gain an integrated view of groundwater processes in coastal aquifers of the Asia-Pacific region. The book is an unrivalled professional resource that includes case studies and exemplars from diverse regional locations. more...

  • Shore Processes and their Palaeoenvironmental Applicationsby Edward J. Anthony

    Elsevier Science 2008; US$ 149.00

    The last five years have been marked by rapid technological and analytical developments in the study of shore processes and in the comprehension of shore deposits and forms, and shoreline change over time. These developments have generated a considerable body of literature in a wide range of professional journals, thus illustrating the cross-disciplinary... more...

  • GIS for Coastal Zone Managementby Darius Bartlett; Jennifer Smith

    CRC Press 2004; US$ 154.95

    Foreword, R. Furness and A. Sherin Preface, D. Bartlett and J. Smith Coastal Spatial Data Infrastructure, R. Longhorn Bridging the Land-Sea Divide Through Digital Techologies, S. Gomm A Comparative Study of Shoreline Mapping Techniques, R. Li, K. Di and R. Ma Monitoring Coastal Environments Using Remote Sensing and GIS, P.S.Y. Pan Spatial Uncertainty... more...

  • Oceanby Wolf H. Berger

    University of California Press 2009; US$ 63.00

    The past one hundred years of ocean science have been distinguished by dramatic milestones, remarkable discoveries, and major revelations. This book is a clear and lively survey of many of these amazing findings. Beginning with a brief review of the elements that define what the ocean is and how it works?from plate tectonics to the thermocline and... more...

  • Coastal Geomorphologyby Eric Bird

    Wiley 2011; US$ 223.95

    Coastal Geomorphology, Second Edition is a comprehensive and systematic introduction to this subject and demonstrates the dynamic nature of coastal landforms, providing a background for analytical planning and management strategies in coastal areas that are subject to continuing changes. This introductory textbook has been completely revised and... more...

  • Environmental Problems in Coastal Regions VIby C. A. Brebbia

    WIT Press 2006; US$ 434.00

    This volume contains the papers presented at the 6th International Conference on Environmental Problems in Coastal Regions and includes Oil and Chemical Spill Studies.The high population density in coastal areas has led to many ecological and environmental problems which require effective strategies for their management. It is important to discuss... more...

  • Environmental Problems in Coastal Regions VIIby C. A. Brebbia

    WIT Press 2008; US$ 194.00

    This book contains most of the papers presented at the 7th International Conference on Environmental Problems in Coastal Regions. The conference provides a forum for the discussion of problems that are related to coastal regions, which are increasingly being affected by population growth and industrial and tourism activities. The pressure of these... more...