Landscapes and landforms of Portugal / Gonçalo Vieira, José Luís Zêzere, Carla Mora, editors.

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Other Authors: Vieira, Gonçalo, Zêzere, José Luís, Mora, Carla
Format: eBook
Published: Cham : Springer, 2020.
Series:World geomorphological landscapes.
Online Access:Click for online access
Summary:With contributions from 35 geomorphologists, this book provides an overview of the landscape of Portugal's mainland, Azores and Madeira. Offers a regional focus on key geomorphological areas, landscape protection via geoparks, and geomorphological hazards.
Item Description:6.5 Cenozoic Evolution: A Synthesis
Physical Description:1 online resource (xix, 390 pages) : illustrations, maps
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
References-3 Geomorphological Hazards-Abstract-3.1 Introduction-3.2 Earthquakes and Tsunami-3.3 Landslides-3.4 Coastal Erosion-3.5 Floods and Flash Floods-3.6 Conclusions-References-4 Portugal Landslide Hazardscapes-Abstract-4.1 Introduction-4.2 The Frades Landslide-4.3 The Calhandriz Landslide-4.4 The Grande da Pipa River Basin Landslides (Arruda dos Vinhos)-4.5 Conclusions-References-5 Geomorphological Hazards, Land Use Planning and Emergency Management-Abstract-5.1 Introduction-5.2 The Land Use Planning System
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Print version record.