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Sea Level Rise : History and Consequences.

Author: Bruce Douglas; Michael S Kearney; Stephen P Leatherman
Publisher: Burlington : Elsevier, 2000.
Series: International geophysics series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sea Level Rise, History and Consequences includes a special emphasis on the evidence for historical sea level change; case studies are used to demonstrate the resulting consequences. A CD-ROM is included which contain tide gauge data and trends of relative sea level from the Permanent Service for Mean Sea Level. The material on the CD-ROM is either in the form of text files, or web sites that can be opened by widely  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Douglas; Michael S Kearney; Stephen P Leatherman
ISBN: 9780080516790 0080516793 9780122213458 0122213459
OCLC Number: 437191660
Description: 1 online resource (271 pages).
Contents: Front Cover; Sea Level Rise: History and Consequences; Copyright Page; Contents; Contributors; Foreword; Preface; Chapter 1. An Introduction to Sea Level; Chapter 2. Late Holocene Sea Level Variations; Chapter 3. Sea Level Change in the Era of the Recording Tide Gauge; Chapter 4. Global Glacial Isostatic Adjustment and Modern Instrumental Records of Relative Sea Level History; Chapter 5. Impoundment, Groundwater Mining, and Other Hydrologic Transformations: Impacts on Global Sea Level Rise; Chapter 6. Observations of Sea Level Change from Satellite Altimetry. Chapter 7. Decadal Variability of Sea LevelChapter 8. Social and Economic Costs of Sea Level Rise; Index; International Geophysics Series; Technical Support; Color Plate Section.
Series Title: International geophysics series.

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Topics covered here include sea level as an elevation reference, historic and modern sea level measurements including satellite techniques, the Earth's response to the melting of the great glaciers,  Read more...

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"...recommended reading for all researchers and students trying to understand the complexity of sea level change and its impacts." --EOS, Transactions, AGU, Vol. 82, No. 34, 8/21/01 This is a welcome Read more...

 
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