Oceans, land, and atmosphere comprise three dynamic forces that contribute to the physical and ecological evolution of coastlines. Coasts are responsive systems, themselves dynamic with identifiable inputs and outputs of energy and material, and in providing home to more than half the world s human population, they are where people frequently come into conflict with nature. With this third edition of Coastal Systems , Simon K. Haslett provides an outline of the processes, landforms, ecosystems, and management of this ...

Coastal Systems: Third Edition 2016, University of Wales Press

ISBN-13: 9781783169009

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