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The Resource A coast to explore : coastal geology and ecology of Central California, Miles O. Hayes and Jacqueline Michel ; Joseph M. Holmes, illustrator

A coast to explore : coastal geology and ecology of Central California, Miles O. Hayes and Jacqueline Michel ; Joseph M. Holmes, illustrator

Label
A coast to explore : coastal geology and ecology of Central California
Title
A coast to explore
Title remainder
coastal geology and ecology of Central California
Statement of responsibility
Miles O. Hayes and Jacqueline Michel ; Joseph M. Holmes, illustrator
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Hayes, Miles O
Dewey number
557.94/6
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QE90.C45
LC item number
C63 2010
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QE90.C45
NAL item number
C63 2010
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Michel, Jacqueline
  • Holmes, Joseph M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geology
  • Coastal ecology
Label
A coast to explore : coastal geology and ecology of Central California, Miles O. Hayes and Jacqueline Michel ; Joseph M. Holmes, illustrator
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 320-331) and index
Contents
Section I : Coastal processes and geomorphology -- General structure and origin -- Coastal processes -- Major landforms of the coast -- Habitats of the coastal water bodies -- Continental shelf and submarine canyons -- Shoreline erosion and landslides -- Section II : Coastal ecology overview -- Introduction -- Why the central California coastal waters are so rich -- Key biological resources of central California -- National marine sanctuaries -- Section III : Major compartments -- Introduction -- Compartment 1 : the San Andreas Fault Valley -- Compartment 2 : Point Reyes -- Compartment 3 : San Francisco's outer shore -- Compartment 4 : Central headland -- Compartment 5 : Monterey Bay and vicinity -- Compartment 6 : Big Sur -- Compartment 7 : the South Bays -- A look to the future
Control code
ocn630457271
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xiv, 338 pages
Isbn
9780981661810
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)630457271
Label
A coast to explore : coastal geology and ecology of Central California, Miles O. Hayes and Jacqueline Michel ; Joseph M. Holmes, illustrator
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 320-331) and index
Contents
Section I : Coastal processes and geomorphology -- General structure and origin -- Coastal processes -- Major landforms of the coast -- Habitats of the coastal water bodies -- Continental shelf and submarine canyons -- Shoreline erosion and landslides -- Section II : Coastal ecology overview -- Introduction -- Why the central California coastal waters are so rich -- Key biological resources of central California -- National marine sanctuaries -- Section III : Major compartments -- Introduction -- Compartment 1 : the San Andreas Fault Valley -- Compartment 2 : Point Reyes -- Compartment 3 : San Francisco's outer shore -- Compartment 4 : Central headland -- Compartment 5 : Monterey Bay and vicinity -- Compartment 6 : Big Sur -- Compartment 7 : the South Bays -- A look to the future
Control code
ocn630457271
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xiv, 338 pages
Isbn
9780981661810
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)630457271

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