Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy
  • Author : J. Bret Bennington
  • Release Date : 31 October 2014
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Nature
  • Pages : 140
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128016527

Download or read book entitled Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy written by J. Bret Bennington and published by Academic Press online. This book was released on 31 October 2014 with total pages 140. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Learning from the Impacts of Superstorm Sandy summarizes first results from studies of Superstorm Sandy, including: tide gauge measurements of storm surge, stable isotope variation in precipitation, analysis of the effect of beach nourishment among other factors on structural damage, and comparison with past storms through sediment analysis. This book gives a multi-dimensional treatment of scientific results of studies of Superstorm Sandy, and it is a valuable reference for oceanographers, coastal geologists, climatologists, dynamic meteorologists, paleotempostologists, sedimentary geologists, geomorphologists and emergency managers who need to better understand the storm and its effects in order to be prepared for similar events in the future. Summarizes first results from studies of Superstorm Sandy Gives a multi-dimensional treatment of scientific results of studies of Superstorm Sandy

Abrupt Impacts of Climate Change

Abrupt Impacts of Climate Change

Author : National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate,Committee on Understanding and Monitoring Abrupt Climate Change and Its Impacts
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Science
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