Living with Florida s Atlantic Beaches

Of the 30 deadliest storms to strike the United States , 7 hit the Florida east coast : Betsy ( 1965 ) , the southeast Florida storm of 1947 , the 1935 ...

Living with Florida s Atlantic Beaches

Living with Florida s Atlantic Beaches

A call to live with the coast, as opposed to living at the coast; unless Florida coastal communities conserve beaches and mitigate storm impacts, the future of the beach-based economy is in question.

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Living with Florida's Atlantic Beaches
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: David M. Bush, Norma J. Longo, William J. Neal, Kenyon C. Lindeman, Deborah F. Pilkey, Luciana Slomp Esteves, John D. Congleton, Orrin H. Pilkey
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Living with the Shore

A call to live with the coast, as opposed to living at the coast; unless Florida coastal communities conserve beaches and mitigate storm impacts, the future of the beach-based economy is in question.
Living with Florida's Atlantic Beaches
Language: en
Pages: 338
Authors: David M. Bush
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Living with the Shore

From Amelia Island just south of Georgia to Key West's southern tip, beaches are one of Florida's greatest assets. Yet these beaches are in danger: rapid structural development on a highly erodible coast make them vulnerable to some of nature's greatest storms. The same development that has been driven by
Invitation to Oceanography, Seventh Edition with Navigate Advantage Access
Language: en
Pages: 620
Authors: Paul R. Pinet
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.The bestselling Invitation to Oceanography continues to provide a modern, comprehensive, and student-friendly introduction to this fascinating field. Spanning
Florida's Living Beaches
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Blair Witherington, Dawn Witherington
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The first edition of Florida's Living Beaches (2007) was widely praised. Now, the second edition of this supremely comprehensive guide has even more to satisfy the curious beachcomber, including expanded content and additional accounts with more than 1800 full-color photographs, maps, and illustrations. It heralds the living things and metaphorical
Sea Level Rise
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Orrin H. Pilkey, Keith C. Pilkey
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-20 - Publisher: Duke University Press

The consequences of twenty-first-century sea level rise on the United States and its nearly 90,000 miles of shoreline will be immense: Miami and New Orleans will disappear; many nuclear and other power plants, hundreds of wastewater plants and toxic waste sites, and oil production facilities will be at risk; port

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