Coastlines of the Gulf of Mexico

by Shirley Laska, Prof. of Sociology and Dir.; Environ. Soc. Sci. Res. Inst., Dept. of Soc., Univ. of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA,
Andrew Puffer,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-960-8 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-960-0 (ISBN-10), 1993, Soft Cover, Pg. 252
Coastlines of the World series
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Conference information: Papers presented at Coastal Zone '93 | New Orleans, Louisiana, United States | July 19-23, 1993

Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This proceeding, Coastlines of the Gulf of Mexico, contains papers presented at COASTAL ZONE 93, the Eighth Symposium on Coastal and Ocean Management held in New Orleans, Louisiana, July 19-23,1993. This volume is part of a continuing series of volumes on Coastlines of the World. Some of the topics covered include environmental considerations, engineering and science; data gathering, and monitoring; legal, regulatory, and political aspects of coastal management; planning, conservation, and development; and public information and citizen participation. This volume provides the professionals, decision-makers, and general public with a broad understanding of these subjects as they relate to the Coastlines of the Gulf of Mexico.

Subject Headings: Shores | Gulfs | Developing countries | Coastal management | Information management | Ocean engineering | Environmental issues | Computing in civil engineering | Gulf of Mexico | Louisiana | United States


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