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Investigation and management of soft rock cliffs

Publication year: 2002

ISBN: 978-0-7277-3812-7

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Cliff recession and coastal landsliding of soft rock cliffs present significant threats to land use and development. Investigation and management of soft rock cliffs presents state-of-the-art guidance on how eroding cliffs can best be managed, stressing the need to consider both structural and non-structural solutions to cliff recession problems. This authoritative text outlines the investigation approaches, measurement and monitoring techniques, and prediction methods available for obtaining the necessary cliff recession information.

Subject: Civil engineering, Landslides, Coast changes, Cliffs, Rocks, Erosion