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Deltas in the Anthropocene
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Robert J. Nicholls, W. Neil Adger, Craig W. Hutton, Susan E. Hanson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-28 - Publisher: Springer Nature

The Anthropocene is the human-dominated modern era that has accelerated social, environmental and climate change across the world in the last few decades. This open access book examines the challenges the Anthropocene presents to the sustainable management of deltas, both the many threats as well as the opportunities. In the
Deltas in the Anthropocene
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Susan E Hanson, Craig W Hutton, Robert J Nicholls
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-09 - Publisher:

The Anthropocene is the human-dominated modern era that has accelerated social, environmental and climate change across the world in the last few decades. This open access book examines the challenges the Anthropocene presents to the sustainable management of deltas, both the many threats as well as the opportunities. In the
Deltas in the Anthropocene
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Robert J. Nicholls, W. Neil Adger, Craig W. Hutton, Susan E. Hanson
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-11 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

The Anthropocene is the human-dominated modern era that has accelerated social, environmental and climate change across the world in the last few decades. This open access book examines the challenges the Anthropocene presents to the sustainable management of deltas, both the many threats as well as the opportunities. In the
Rivers in the Landscape
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Ellen Wohl
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-07 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Rivers in the Landscape: Science and Management offers acomprehensive and accessible overview of the current state ofknowledge for river process and form, taking a holistic approach tothe subject with coverage of integrated river science andmanagement in practice. The processes and forms present in channelized surfaceflow–rivers–are systematically explored in this bookto
Coastal Fluxes in the Anthropocene
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Christopher J. Crossland, Hartwig H. Kremer, Han J. Lindeboom, Janet I. Marshall Crossland, Martin D.A. Le Tissier
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-03-30 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book synthesizes knowledge of coastal and riverine material fluxes, biogeochemical processes and indications of change, both natural, and increasingly human-initiated. Here, the authors assess coastal flux in the past and present, and in future under the International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme (IGBP), the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change