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Published: 25 April 2009

280 Pages | 85 line and 35 HT illus.

7-1/2 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780198570363

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The Biology of Coastal Sand Dunes

Anwar Maun

  • Provides an introduction to the formation, dynamics, maintenance and perpetuation of coastal sand dune systems
  • Describes the interactions between living organisms and the physical processes of geomorphology
  • Particular emphasis on conservation and management issues due to the habitat's increasingly endangered status
  • Includes methods/techniques and experimental approaches with suggestions for student-based field studies and projects
  • Global range of examples promotes international appeal

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