Geomorphology of changing coastlines

Ed.: Eric C.F. Bird

1985. IV, 192 pages, 80 figures, 17 tables, 17x24cm, 280 g
Language: English

(Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie, Supplementbände, Volume 57)

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BIRD, E. C. F.: The study of coastline changes 1
KAWANA, T. & P. A. PIRAZZOLI: Holocene coastline changes and seismic
uplift in Okinawa Island, the RyuLyus, Japan (with 7 photos, 9 figures
and 3 tables) 11
BRUUN, P. & M. L. SCHWARTZ: Analytical predictions of beach profile
change in response to a sea level rise (with 4 figures and 2 tables) 33
BRYANT, E. A.: Rainfall and beach erosion relationships, Stanwell
Park, Australia, 1895-1980: worldwide implications for coastal erosion
(with 7 figures and 2 tables) 51
ARAYA-VERGARA, J. F.: Sediment supply and morphogenetic response on a
high wave energy west coast (with 11 figures) 67
MAY, V. & C. HEEPS: The nature and rates of change on chalk coastlines
(with 6 figures and 5 tables) 81
GUILCHER, A.: Retreating cliffs in the humid tropics: an example from Paraiba,
northeastern Brazil (with 6 photos and 1 figure) 95
ROSENGREN, N. J.: The changing outlines of Sertung, Krakatau Islands,
Indonesia (with 7 photos and 5 figures) 105
STODDART, D. R., T. SPENCER & T. P. SCOEFIN: Reef growth and karst
erosion on Mangaia, Cook Islands: A reinterpretation (with 13 figures
and 2 tables) 121
MOLNIA, B. F.: Processes on a glacier-dominated coast, Alaska (with 7
figures) 141
FABBRI, P.: Coastline variations in the Po delta since 2500 B.P. (with
11 figures) 155
CHUNG-HSIN, CHUNG: The effects of introduced Spartina Grass on coastal
morphology in China (with 2 photos, 1 figure and 1 table) 169
WONG, P. P.: Artificial coastlines: the example of Singapore (with 5
figures and 2 tables) 175