Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy

Written By J. Bret Bennington
Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 31 October 2014
  • ISBN : 0128016523
  • Pages : 140 pages
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Download or read book entitled Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy by author: J. Bret Bennington which was release on 31 October 2014 and published by Academic Press with total page 140 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy summarizes first results from studies of Superstorm Sandy, including: tide gauge measurements of storm surge, stable isotope variation in precipitation, analysis of the effect of beach nourishment among other factors on structural damage, and comparison with past storms through sediment analysis. This book gives a multi-dimensional treatment of scientific results of studies of Superstorm Sandy, and it is a valuable reference for oceanographers, coastal geologists, climatologists, dynamic meteorologists, paleotempostologists, sedimentary geologists, geomorphologists and emergency managers who need to better understand the storm and its effects in order to be prepared for similar events in the future. Summarizes first results from studies of Superstorm Sandy Gives a multi-dimensional treatment of scientific results of studies of Superstorm Sandy

Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy

Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy
  • Author : J. Bret Bennington,E. Christa Farmer
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-31
  • Total pages : 140
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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Summary : Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy summarizes first results from studies of Superstorm Sandy, including: tide gauge measurements of storm surge, stable isotope variation in precipitation, analysis of the effect of beach nourishment among other factors on structural damage, and comparison with past storms through sediment analysis. This book ...

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2018-02-21
  • Total pages : 508
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Author : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 30
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013-08-28
  • Total pages : 32
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-04-26
  • Total pages : 470
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-07-26
  • Total pages : 78
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Total pages : 149
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Summary : This book focuses on the interdisciplinary incorporation of place-based learning in faculty teaching strategies at the New York City College of Technology. Contributing authors highlight their creative use of the unique urban environment of Brooklyn, illustrating the integration of urban resources into student research projects and activities in the context ...

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  • Release Date : 2013-09-03
  • Total pages : 286
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
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  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2013-08-02
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Publisher : Morgan James Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-05-30
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Total pages : 186
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-08-06
  • Total pages : 176
  • ISBN : 0128016523
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