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Title Global change and integrated coastal management : the Asia-Pacific region / edited by Nick Harvey
Published Dordrecht : Springer ; [Place of publication not identified] : Asia Pacific Network for Global Change Research, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 339 pages) : color illustrations, color maps
Series Coastal systems and continental margins ; v. 10
Coastal systems and continental margins ; v. 10
Contents Importance of Global Change for Coastal Management in the Asia-Pacific Region; State of the Environment in the Asia and Pacific Coastal Zones and Effects of Global Change; Coastal Management in The Asia-Pacific Region; Catchment-Coast Interactions in the Asia-Pacific Region; Coastal Evolution in the Asia-Pacific Region; Human Responses To Coastal Change in the Asia-Pacific Region; Hot Spots of Population Growth and Urbanisation in the Asia-Pacific Coastal Region; Pressures On Rural Coasts in the Asia-Pacific Region; Impacts of Pollutants in the Asia-Pacific Region
Summary Focuses on the potential impacts of global change on coastal environments in the Asia-Pacific region. This book addresses methods for tackling these issues such as - integrated coastal management - and the need to recognize the diversity of coastal management practices in the Asia-Pacific region
Analysis Integrated coastal management
Global change
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer e-books
Subject Coastal zone management -- Asia -- Congresses.
Coastal zone management -- Pacific Area -- Congresses.
Global environmental change -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Harvey, Nick, 1952-
Asia Pacific Network for Global Change Research.
LC no. 2007398863
ISBN 1402036272 (Cloth)
9781402036279 (Cloth)