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Main Title Global coastal change /
Author Valiela, Ivan.
Publisher Blackwell Pub.,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 60644642
ISBN 1405136855; 9781405136853
Subjects Coast changes. ; Zones cãotières. ; Environnement marin. ; Ecologie marine.
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Contributor biographical information http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0802/2005015457-b.html
Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0802/2005015457-d.html
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EKCM  GB451.2.V35 2006 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 04/06/2007
Collation viii, 368 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Global context of coastal change -- Atmospheric-driven changes -- Sea level rise -- Alteration of freshwater discharges -- Alteration of sediment transport -- Loss of coastal habitats -- Petroleum hydrocarbons -- Chlorinated hydrocarbons -- Metals -- Introduction of exotic species -- Harvest of finfish and shellfish -- Eutrophication -- Other agents of coastal change -- Summing up. "Global Coastal Change provides a comprehensive overview of the environmental factors changing the marine systems of the world. Evaluating the evidence of change at a local and global level, this important text examines a wide range of factors affecting coastal environments. These factors include atmospheric changes, sea level rise, alterations in freshwater and sediment use and transport, toxins, overfishing, alien species, and eutrophication."--Jacket.