Coastal and Marine Hazards Risks and Disasters

Written By Jean Ellis
Coastal and Marine Hazards  Risks  and Disasters
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 11 November 2014
  • ISBN : 0123965381
  • Pages : 592 pages
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Download or read book entitled Coastal and Marine Hazards Risks and Disasters by author: Jean Ellis which was release on 11 November 2014 and published by Academic Press with total page 592 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Sea and Ocean Hazards, Risks and Disasters provides a scientific approach to those hazards and disasters related to the Earth's coasts and oceans. This is the first book to integrate scientific, social, and economic issues related to disasters such as hazard identification, risk analysis, and planning, relevant hazard process mechanics, discussions of preparedness, response, and recovery, and the economics of loss and remediation. Throughout the book cases studies are presented of historically relevant hazards and disasters as well as the many recent catastrophes. Contains contributions from experts in the field selected by a world-renowned editorial board Cutting-edge discussion of natural hazard topics that affect the lives and livelihoods of millions of humans worldwide Numerous full-color tables, GIS maps, diagrams, illustrations, and photographs of hazardous processes in action will be included

Coastal and Marine Hazards Risks and Disasters

Coastal and Marine Hazards  Risks  and Disasters
  • Author : Jean Ellis,Douglas J. Sherman
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-11-11
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 0123965381
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Summary : Sea and Ocean Hazards, Risks and Disasters provides a scientific approach to those hazards and disasters related to the Earth's coasts and oceans. This is the first book to integrate scientific, social, and economic issues related to disasters such as hazard identification, risk analysis, and planning, relevant hazard process mechanics, ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-02-26
  • Total pages : 784
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Year of the Ocean Discussion Papers
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 227
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Summary : On the issues of security and peace in Indian Ocean region; papers presented at a seminar held in September 1996....

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  • Release Date : 2009
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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 1982-10-18
  • Total pages : 489
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  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 175
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  • Author : International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics
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  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 212
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Coastal and Marine Disasters

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 267
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Summary : Health And Marine Environment; Coastal And Marine Degradation; Marine Pollution; Unclos Iii; And Techniques Of Marine Pollution Control Are The Major Themes, Vividly X-Rayed In This Volume. Substantially Based On The Writings Of Learned Experts In The Field, This Book Will Prove Vade Mecum To All The Concerned....

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  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 658
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  • Author : Charles W. Finkl
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-11
  • Total pages : 840
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Summary : This book covers the gamut of coastal hazards that result from short-term low-frequency events and have high-magnitude and far-reaching impacts on coastal zones the world over. Much of the world’s population now lives in low-lying coastal zones that are inherently vulnerable to natural hazards such as flooding from hurricanes, ...

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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-03-29
  • Total pages : 912
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Summary : The Handbook provides a comprehensive statement and reference point for hazard and disaster research, policy making, and practice in an international and multi-disciplinary context. It offers critical reviews and appraisals of current state of the art and future development of conceptual, theoretical and practical approaches as well as empirical knowledge ...

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  • Release Date : 2008
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 68
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