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Author Turner, Lyn.

Title Where river meets sea : exploring Australia's estuaries / Lynne Turner... []
Published Indooroopilly., Qld. : Cooperative Research Centre for Coastal Zone, Estuary and Waterway Management, 2004


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 W'BOOL  577.7860994 Tur/Wrm  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 278 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm
Summary Estuaries are dynamic coastal waterways where salt and fresh water mix. This text describes the value and status of Australia's 974 estuaries and takes readers on a state by state tour describing the health, geography, science, management and ecological functions of these unique coastal waterways
Analysis Estuaries
Natural resource management
Case studies
Interstate comparisons
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography, pages 263-269
Subject Estuarine ecology.
Marine ecology.
Agricultural resources.
Industries -- Australia.
Animals -- Habitations.
Freshwater biology -- Australia.
Agricultural resources -- Australia.
Freshwater biology.
Estuaries -- Australia.
Marine ecology -- Australia.
Estuarine ecology -- Australia.
Coastal zone management -- Australia.
Author Turner, Lyn.
Cooperative Research Centre for Coastal Zone, Estuary, and Waterway Management.
LC no. 00002608
ISBN 0957867883 paperback
Other Titles Exploring Australia's estuaries