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Coastal Research Library

Environmental Management and Governance

Advances in Coastal and Marine Resources

Editors: Finkl, Charles W., Makowski, Christopher (Eds.)

  • Includes advances in environmental survey, monitoring, conservation
  • Introduces new approaches to coastal marine management
  • Highlights exploration and management of karst coasts
  • Shows new application of GIS to environmental management
  • Elucidates new methods of geo processing in various fields
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About this book

This book deals with recent advances in coastal marine environmental management and governance. Various chapters consider new aspects of conservation, assessment of ecosystem health status, environmental survey and protection, frameworks of ocean service and governance, new applications of geo processing and GIS technology, beach management, aquaculture site selection, assessment of water quality (brine disposal and temperature dispersion from nuclear power plants), exploration and management of coastal karst, changing perceptions of dune management, advances in interpretation of sea-level indicators and real time environmental monitoring. New advances in both environmental management and governance are of the utmost importance for sustaining critical coastal marine areas. Offering such a diverse collection of works from coastal scientists around the world, who discuss many techniques and methods at the forefront of management and governance, this publication will be of interest to coastal researchers, coastal zone managers and regulatory agency personnel.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  • Geological Recognition of Onshore Tsunami Deposits

    Costa, Pedro J. M. (et al.)

    Pages 3-32

  • Advances in Beach Management in Latin America: Overview from Certification Schemes

    Botero, Camilo-Mateo (et al.)

    Pages 33-63

  • New Methods to Assess Fecal Contamination in Beach Water Quality

    Praveena, Sarva Mangala (et al.)

    Pages 65-81

  • New Approaches in Coastal and Marine Management: Developing Frameworks of Ocean Services in Governance

    Paramio, Luz (et al.)

    Pages 85-110

  • Interaction of Fisheries and Aquaculture in the Production of Marine Resources: Advances and Perspectives in Mexico

    Pérez-Castañeda, Roberto (et al.)

    Pages 111-140

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eBook $139.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-06305-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-06304-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: November 10, 2016
  • ISBN 978-3-319-35174-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Environmental Management and Governance
Book Subtitle
Advances in Coastal and Marine Resources
Editors
  • Charles W. Finkl
  • Christopher Makowski
Series Title
Coastal Research Library
Series Volume
8
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-06305-8
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-06305-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-06304-1
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-35174-2
Series ISSN
2211-0577
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 472
Number of Illustrations and Tables
33 b/w illustrations, 120 illustrations in colour
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