Solent science : a review /
edited by Michael Collins, Kate Ansell.
1st ed.
Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 2000.
xvii, 385 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
0444504656 (acid-free paper)
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Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 2000.
0444504656 (acid-free paper)
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Table of Contents
Preface maps
An introduction to Solent Sciencep. 3
Opening addressp. 5
Geomorphological evolution of the Solent seaway and the severance of Wight: A reviewp. 9
Geology, geomorphology and sediments of the Solent Systemp. 21
Water circulation in Southampton Water and the Solentp. 45
Hydrodynamic, sediment process and morphological modellingp. 55
Wisdom of hindsight: palaeo-environmental and archaeological evidence of long-term processual changes and coastline sustainabilityp. 71
Shoreline management plans - A science or an art?p. 85
Late Pleistocene/Holocene evolution of the upstream section of the Solent Riverp. 97
Sea level rise in the Solent regionp. 101
Littoral sediment transport pathways, cells and budgets within the Solentp. 103
Residual circulation and associated sediment dynamics in the eastern approaches to the Solentp. 107
Seabed mobility studies in the Solent regionp. 111
Lee-on-the-Solent coast protection schemep. 115
Nutrients in the Solentp. 135
Trace metals in water, sediments and biota of the Solent system: A synopsis of existing informationp. 149
Microbiological quality of the Solentp. 163
Behaviour of organic carbon in Southampton Waterp. 175
Sewage contamination of bathing waters: health effectsp. 187
M[subscript 2] tidally-induced water mass transport and water exchange in Southampton Water and the Solentp. 199
Fluxes of dissolved inorganic phosphorous to the Solent from the River Itchen during 1995, 1996 and 1998p. 205
Evaluation of the environmental risk of the use of preservative treated wood in Langstone Harbourp. 209
The prevention of biofilm formation and marine settlement on protective coatings prepared from low-surface energy materialsp. 213
Viewpoint: conservation, policy and management of maritime biodiversityp. 225
Coastal habitats of the Solentp. 231
Marine habitats and communitiesp. 247
Ornithology of the Solentp. 261
Fisheries of Southampton Water and the Solentp. 271
Underwater light in tidal waters: possible impact on macro-algae communitiesp. 283
Phytoplankton - annual sequences in the Hamble Estuaryp. 287
Truncatella subcylindrica (Mollusca: Prosobranchia) in the Solent area: its distribution, status and conservationp. 295
Evolution and current status of the saltmarsh grass, Spartina anglica, in the Solentp. 299
Saltmarsh monitoring studies adjacent to the Fawley refineryp. 303
Use of the dog-whelk, Nucella lapillus, as a bio-indicator of tributyltin (TBT) contamination in the Solent and around the Isle Wightp. 307
The biology and distribution of the kelp, Undaria pinnatifida (Harvey) Suringar, in the Solentp. 311
The Sussex Seasearch projectp. 315
Analysis of the numbers and distribution of wildfowl and waders as an aid to estuarine managementp. 319
Aggregate extractionp. 339
Main channel deepening - Port of Southampton - 1996/7p. 347
Evaluating the intertidal wetlands of the Solentp. 355
Developing research agenda for the futurep. 367
Conclusions and closep. 371
Location Indexp. 375
Subject Indexp. 377
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