Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008
Edited by Louise Wallendorf; Lesley Ewing; Chris Jones; Bruce Jaffe
2008 / 1042 pp.
Soft Cover - In Stock
$225.00 List / $168.75ASCE Member
Stock No. 40968 / ISBN: 9780784409688
Proceedings of the Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008 conference, held in Turtle Bay, Oahu, Hawaii, April 13-16, 2008. Sponsored by the Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute of ASCE; National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adminstration; U.S. Geological Survey.
This collection contains 90 papers with state-of-the-art information coastal engineering.
- sea-level rise,
- hurricanes and storm surge,
- coastal inundation and flooding,
- shoreline erosion and beach nourishment,
- shoreline management,
- coastal hazard mitigation,
- vulnerability of coastal structures,
- marine facilities, and
- social science/coastal disasters.
This proceedings is a companion to Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008: Tsunamis and will be valuable to engineers, managers, planners, scientists, geologists, economists, oceanographers, and meteorologists working in the coastal zone.