Coastal

Coastal Change: Ocean Conservation and Resilient Communities  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Nov. 26, 2016
Coastal Change: Ocean Conservation and Resilient Communities

Coastal Change: Ocean Conservation and Resilient Communities
Springer | Ecology | December 12, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319419137 | 168 pages | pdf | 10.14 mb

Editors: Johnson, Marcha, Bayley, Amanda (Eds.)
Combines concern for conserving the living/ecological systems of shores with concern for sustaining human coastal communities
Offers design details and schematics that clearly transfer information to the reader, making the concepts implementable in real-life
Includes a wide diversity of perspectives and expertise that contain the most up to date ideas, essential for a reader in the constantly evolving practice of sustainable design
Presents concepts as a hybrid of academia and the design profession, fusing science-based research, visionary design strategies, and case studies

Coastal Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerabilities (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by leonardo78 at Oct. 21, 2016
Coastal Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerabilities (Repost)

Coastal Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerabilities by Virginia Burkett, Margaret Davidson
2012 | ISBN: 1610914333 | English | 216 pages | PDF | 3,30 MB

Developed to inform the 2013 National Climate Assessment, and a landmark study in terms of its breadth and depth of coverage and conducted under the auspices of the U.S. Global Change Research Program, Coastal Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerabilities examines the known effects and relationships of climate change variables on the coasts of the U.S.

Tropical Deltas and Coastal Zones  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 20, 2016
Tropical Deltas and Coastal Zones

Tropical Deltas and Coastal Zones: Food Production, Communities and Environment at the Land-water Interface by C. T. Hoanh
English | 28 Jun. 2010 | ISBN: 1845936183 | 495 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Tropical coastal deltas represent one of the most diverse and rapidly changing biophysical regions in the developing world.

"Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments" ed. by Maged Marghany  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by exLib at Sept. 16, 2016
"Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments" ed. by Maged Marghany

"Applied Studies of Coastal and Marine Environments" ed. by Maged Marghany
ITexLi | 2016 | ISBN: 9535125494 9535125486 9789535125488 9789535125495 | 421 pages | PDF | 64 MB

This book is a collection of a number of high-quality and comprehensive work on coastal and marine environment. It is important to investigate the history of maritime exploitation and adaptation to environment coastal zone to learn how to explore the oceans.

Steve Dashew - Surviving the Storm: Coastal and Offshore Tactics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rotten comics at Sept. 8, 2016
Steve Dashew - Surviving the Storm: Coastal and Offshore Tactics

Steve Dashew - Surviving the Storm: Coastal and Offshore Tactics
1999 | ISBN: 0965802892 | English | 675 pages | PDF | 18.4 MB

Coastal Geography in Northeast Brazil  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at July 4, 2016
Coastal Geography in Northeast Brazil

Coastal Geography in Northeast Brazil: Analyzing Maritimity in the Tropics (SpringerBriefs in Latin American Studies) by Eustogio Wanderley Correia Dantas
English | 19 Apr. 2016 | ISBN: 3319309986 | 66 Pages | PDF (True) | 2.06 MB

This book studies the transformation of modern maritimity practices in coastal areas (such as swimming, navigation and tourism) and their implications to the development of Brazilian coastal cities, with an emphasis on the Northeast part of the country.

Natural Disaster and Coastal Geomorphology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at June 26, 2016
Natural Disaster and Coastal Geomorphology

Natural Disaster and Coastal Geomorphology
Springer | Natural Hazards | July 25, 2016 | ISBN-10: 3319338129 | 194 pages | pdf | 10.14 mb

Editors: Haruyama, Shigeko, Sugai, Toshihiko (Eds.)
Written by three experts in coastal risks management, specifically for the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami
Compares studies about previous tsunami damages to the ones from the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami
Includes geomorphologic and land use factors to the risk assessment
Discusses the lessons learned from the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and discusses the disaster mitigation planning that can be drawn from these lesson

Dennis W. Nixon - Marine and Coastal Law: Cases and Materials  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by rotten comics at May 20, 2016
Dennis W. Nixon - Marine and Coastal Law: Cases and Materials

Dennis W. Nixon - Marine and Coastal Law: Cases and Materials
1994 | ISBN: 0275937631 | English | 392 pages | PDF | 3.8 MB

Coastal Morphodynamics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at April 29, 2016
Coastal Morphodynamics

Coastal Morphodynamics: Integrated Spatial Modeling on the Deltaic Balasore Coast, India
Springer | Geography | May 27, 2016 | ISBN-10: 331933574X | 99 pages | pdf | 2.66 mb

Authors: Barman, Nilay Kanti, Chatterjee, Soumendu, Paul, Ashis Kumar
Based on the authors’ research findings on the East Coast of India
Presents a comprehensive overview of the scientific literature and acknowledges the significant contribution made by pioneering coastal scientists
Combines basic research methods and contemporary analysis to investigate complex coastal processes
Includes perceptions and sketches, geological background, materials, and coastal processes of the East Coast of India
Provides insights into how the coast is formed

Introduction to Coastal Processes and Geomorphology [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at April 8, 2016
Introduction to Coastal Processes and Geomorphology [Repost]

Introduction to Coastal Processes and Geomorphology by Robin Davidson-Arnott
English | 3 Dec. 2009 | ISBN: 0521874459, 0521696712 | 456 Pages | PDF | 19 MB

Written for undergraduate students studying coastal geomorphology, this is the complete guide to the processes at work on our coastlines and the features we see in coastal systems across the world.