Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008

Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008

State of the Practice: Proceedings of Sessions of the Conference, April 13-16, 2008, Turtle Bay, Oahu, Hawaii

by Bruce JaffeLesley Ewing Chris Jones and others

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 30/01/2009

Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2008 contains 90 papers presented at the conference held from April 13-16, 2008 in Turtle Bay, Oahu, Hawaii. The papers include state-of-the-art information on: 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 will be valuable to engineers, managers, planners, scientists, geologists, economists, oceanographers, and meteorologists working in the coastal zone. The papers from this conference have been published by ASCE in two separate books; the other collection is titled ""Solutions to Coastal Disasters: Tsunamis 2008"".
Hydraulic engineering
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
American Society of Civil Engineers
Country of origin:
United States

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