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Natural Disaster and Coastal Geomorphology by Shigeko Haruyama,Toshihiko Sugai

By Shigeko Haruyama,Toshihiko Sugai

This ebook bargains with the Tsunami intrusion within the reduce simple within the Tohoku area and position performed by means of the coastal and fluvial landforms in the damages. The land-use styles and the new urbanization has additionally been partially liable for a danger point enhancement. The 2011 East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami has violently hit the coastal undeniable within the Tohoku and Kanto areas. The coastal geomorphology of those areas have played an vital function within the affects of this ordinary catastrophe. The authors introduce tectonic settings, clarify and verify those various hazards, and talk about destiny catastrophe prevention and mitigation planning.

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