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The impact of tsunami on the coastline of Jervis Bay, southeastern Australia

Auteurs :
BRYANT, E.A.
YOUNG, R.W.
PRICE, D.M.
WHEELER, D.J.
PEASE, M.I.

Description :
The Jervis Bay area offers a diversity of landforms that do not fit within contemporary views of coastal evolution. Field evidence indicates that catastrophic tsunami have had a significant impact on the coast and its hinterland both within and outside the embayment. The AA. describe a wide array of features formed by them, such as coastal barriers, rocky cliffs and platforms, and dunes, found along the coast of southeastern Australia.


Type de document :
Article de périodique

Source :
Physical geography, issn : 0272-3646, 1997, vol. 18, n°. 5, p. 440-459, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 31 ref.

Date :
1997

Editeur :
Pays édition : Royaume-Uni, Abingdon, Taylor and Francis

Langue :
Anglais
Droits :
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