A Tale of Two Storms: An Integrated Field, Remote Sensing and Modelling Study Examining the Impact of Hurricanes Frances and Jeanne on Carbonate Systems, Bahamas

  1. Peter K. Swart,
  2. Gregor P. Eberli,
  3. Judith A. McKenzie,
  4. Ian Jarvis Series Editor4 and
  5. Tom Stevens Series Co-Editor5
  1. Stacy L. Reeder1,2 and
  2. Eugene C. Rankey1,3

Published Online: 10 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312065.ch6

Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg

Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg

How to Cite

Reeder, S. L. and Rankey, E. C. (2009) A Tale of Two Storms: An Integrated Field, Remote Sensing and Modelling Study Examining the Impact of Hurricanes Frances and Jeanne on Carbonate Systems, Bahamas, in Perspectives in Carbonate Geology: A Tribute to the Career of Robert Nathan Ginsburg (eds P. K. Swart, G. P. Eberli, J. A. McKenzie, I. Jarvis and T. Stevens), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312065.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 4

    School of Geography, Geology and the Environment Centre for Earth and Environmental Science Research Kingston University, London Penrhyn Road Kingston upon Thames KT1 2EE UK

  2. 5

    Department of Geography Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Comparative Sedimentology Laboratory and Center for Southeastern Tropical Advanced Remote Sensing Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science University of Miami, Miami, FL 33149, USA

  2. 2

    Schlumberger-Doll Research, One Hampshire Street, Cambridge, MA, 02139

  3. 3

    Department of Geology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 66045

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405193801

Online ISBN: 9781444312065

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Keywords:

  • storms;
  • hurricanes;
  • waves;
  • carbonate sedimentology;
  • geomorphology;
  • Bahamas;
  • tidal deltas;
  • ooid shoals

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Modelling Storm Waves: What Might They Do?

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements