Product Details

Geological Monitoring

Editors: Rob Young and Lisa Norby
Description:
Geologic Monitoring is a practical, nontechnical guide for land managers, educators, and the public that synthesizes representative methods for monitoring short-term and long-term change in geologic features and landscapes. A prestigious group of subject-matter experts has carefully selected methods for monitoring sand dunes, caves and karst, rivers, geothermal features, glaciers, nearshore marine features, beaches and marshes, paleontological resources, permafrost, seismic activity, slope movements, and volcanic features and processes. Each chapter has an overview of the resource; summarizes features that could be monitored; describes methods for monitoring each feature ranging from low-cost, low-technology methods (that could be used for school groups) to higher cost, detailed monitoring methods requiring a high level of expertise; and presents one or more targeted case studies.
Product Code:
GEOMON
Published:
September 21, 2009
ISBN Number:
9780813760322
Pages:
314
Product Categories: O. Specialty Books
Member:
$56.00
Nonmember:
$80.00
↑/↓ Full Details


Product Reviews
Log in now to rate/review this product!
Cart Summary
0 item(s) ($0.00)
Product Categories
Recently Viewed