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|BOOK||Foothills Lab||GC89 .U53 2010 (Browse shelf)||1||Available|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- Impacts of and responses to sea-level rise -- A first-order assessment of the impact of long-term trends in extreme sea levels on offshore structures and coastal refineries -- Paleoenvironmental records, geophysical modeling, and reconstruction of sea-level trends and variability on centennial and longer timescales -- Modern sea-level-change estimates -- Ocean temperature and salinity contributions to global and regional sea-level change -- Cryospheric contributions to sea-level rise and variability -- Terrestrial water-storage contributions to sea-level rise and variability -- Geodetic observations and global reference frame contributions to understanding sea-level rise and variability -- Surface mass loading on a dynamic Earth : complexity and contamination in the geodetic analysis of global sea-level trends -- Past and future change in extreme sea levels and waves -- Observing systems needed to address sea-level rise and variability -- Sea-level rise and variability : synthesis and outlook for the future.
|Understanding sea-level rise and variability / ©2010
Wiley-Blackwell, (Chichester, West Sussex ; | Hoboken, NJ :) xxvi, 428 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.