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TitleGeomorphology and sea-level rise on one of Canada's most "sensitive" coasts: northeast Graham Island, British Columbia
AuthorWalker, I J; Barrie, J V
SourceICS 2004, Proceedings; Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue no. 39, 2006 p. 220-226
Year2006
Alt SeriesEarth Sciences Sector, Contribution Series 20060525
MeetingICS 2004; BR; 2004
Documentserial
Lang.English
Mediapaper
ProvinceBritish Columbia
NTS103F/09; 103F/16; 103G/12; 103G/13; 103J/04; 103K/01
Areanortheastern Graham Island; Hecate Strait; Dixon Entrance; Rose Spit; Cape Fife; Tow Hill; Old Massett; Naikoon Provincial Park; Cape Ball; Tlell; Haida Gwaii; Queen Charlotte Islands
Lat/Long WENS-132.5000 -131.5000 54.2500 53.6167
Subjectssurficial geology/geomorphology; Nature and Environment; coastal studies; terrain sensitivity; coastal erosion; shorelines; shoreline changes; sea level changes; offshore islands; climate; climate effects; macrotidal environment; beaches; beach ridges; beach sands; sediment transport; sands; littoral currents; tidal currents; storms; longshore currents; vegetation; dunes; sand bars; dendrochronology; paleoclimatology; paleoclimates; paleogeomorphology; models; regional planning; climate change; relict shorelines; wave action; wind action; aeolian actvity; driftwood; Phanerozoic; Cenozoic; Quaternary
Illustrationssketch maps; graphs; photographs; aerial photographs
ProgramReducing Canada's Vulnerability to Climate Change
ProgramNSERC Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
ProgramClimate Change Action Fund (CCAF)
GEOSCAN ID223225