A Tidal Link Between Sea-Level Rise and Coastal Response of a Gravel-Dominated Barrier in Nova Scotia

  1. P.L. Woodworth,
  2. D.T. Pugh,
  3. J.G. DeRonde,
  4. R.G. Warrick and
  5. J. Hannah
  1. J. D. Orford1,
  2. A. C. Hinton1,
  3. R. W. G. Carter2 and
  4. S. C. Jennings3

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM069p0071

Sea Level Changes: Determination and Effects

Sea Level Changes: Determination and Effects

How to Cite

Orford, J. D., Hinton, A. C., Carter, R. W. G. and Jennings, S. C. (1992) A Tidal Link Between Sea-Level Rise and Coastal Response of a Gravel-Dominated Barrier in Nova Scotia, in Sea Level Changes: Determination and Effects (eds P.L. Woodworth, D.T. Pugh, J.G. DeRonde, R.G. Warrick and J. Hannah), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM069p0071

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Geosciences, Queen'S Universitybelfast Bt7 Inn, Northern Ireland.

  2. 2

    Dept of Environmental Studies, University Of Ulstercoleraine Bt52 Isa, Northern Ireland

  3. 3

    Dept of Geography, Polytechnic Of North Londonlondon, N5 2Ad, U.K.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904603

Online ISBN: 9781118666524

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Keywords:

  • Sea level

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sea-Level Rise and The Response of A Gravel-Dominated Coastal Barrier

  • Analysis of Tidal Data for Forcing Characterization

  • Relationship Between Forcing Coefficient and Barrier Recession

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions