This new Encyclopedia of Coastal Science stands as the latest authoritative source in the field of coastal studies, making it the standard reference work for specialists and the interested lay person. Unique in its interdisciplinary approach. This Encyclopedia features contributions by 245 well-known international specialists in their respective fields and is abundantly illustrated with line-drawings and photographs. Not only does this volume offer an extensive number of entries, it also includes various appendices, an illustrated glossary of coastal morphology and extensive bibliographic listings.The partial enclosure of salt marsh by the erection of a small earthen bank was probably one of the first human activities directly affecting ... The production of salt is one of the oldest industries known to man. ... Coast Dune Management Guide.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Coastal Science|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2006-11-08|