Sea–Level Changes. The Last 20,000 Years. Coastal Morphology and Research

  • ID: 2182642
  • Book
  • 224 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1 of 4
Sea–level changes since the last glacial maximum have varied considerably from place to place. This book offers a discussion of the main causes of these changes, and of the methods employed to recognise former shorelines. Present–day sea–level trends are covered along with significant sea–level histories, and examples are used to illustrate these areas. The book concludes by showing how these relative sea–level changes can be used to assess trends of tectonic movements, recognise and date seismic displacements, infer climatic changes, and improve geophysical models of the earth?s interior.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 4
Causes of Sea–Level Change.

Evidence of Former Sea Levels.

The Ice Age Earth.

Deglacial Sea–Level Changes.

Relative Sea–Level Changes in the Late Holocene.

Present–Day Sea–Level Trends.

Conclusions.

References.

Indexes.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
3 of 4

Loading
LOADING...

4 of 4
Paolo Antonio Pirazzoli
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
5 of 4
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
Adroll
adroll