Wolanski, Eric

Estuaries of Australia in 2050 and beyond

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Table of contents

1. Estuaries of Australia in 2050 and Beyond – A Synthesis
Eric Wolanski, Jean-Paul Ducrotoy

Part I. Estuaries that Bore the Full Pressure of the Historical Developments

2. Sydney Estuary, Australia: Geology, Anthropogenic Development and Hydrodynamic Processes/Attributes
Serena B. Lee, Gavin F. Birch

3. The Murray/Coorong Estuary: Meeting of the Waters?
Jochen Kämpf, Diane Bell

4. Port Phillip Bay
Joe Sampson, Alan Easton, Manmohan Singh

5. Past, Present and Futures of the Tamar Estuary, Tasmania
Joanna C. Ellison, Matthew R. Sheehan

Part II. Estuaries Being Degraded

6. Gold Coast Broadwater: Southern Moreton Bay, Southeast Queensland (Australia)
Ryan J. K. Dunn, Nathan J. Waltham, Nathan P. Benfer, Brian A. King, Charles J. Lemckert, Sasha Zigic

7. Hydrodynamics and Sediment Transport in a Macro-tidal Estuary: Darwin Harbour, Australia
F. P. Andutta, X. H. Wang, Li Li, David Williams

8. The Ord River Estuary: A Regulated Wet-Dry Tropical River System
Barbara J. Robson, Peter C. Gehrke, Michele A. Burford, Ian T. Webster, Andy T. Revill, Duncan W. Palmer

9. South Australia’s Large Inverse Estuaries: On the Road to Ruin
Jochen Kämpf

10. Turbulent Mixing and Sediment Processes in Peri-Urban Estuaries in South-East Queensland (Australia)
Hubert Chanson, Badin Gibbes, Richard J. Brown

11. Hervey Bay and Its Estuaries
Joachim Ribbe

12. Moreton Bay and Its Estuaries: A Sub-tropical System Under Pressure from Rapid Population Growth
Badin Gibbes, Alistair Grinham, David Neil, Andrew Olds, Paul Maxwell, Rod Connolly, Tony Weber, Nicola Udy, James Udy

13. Water Resource Development and High Value Coastal Wetlands on the Lower Burdekin Floodplain, Australia
Aaron M. Davis, Stephen E. Lewis, Dominique S. O’Brien, Zoë T. Bainbridge, Christie Bentley, Jochen F. Mueller, Jon E. Brodie

14. The Hawkesbury Estuary from 1950 to 2050
Peter Collis

Part III. Estuaries that Are Still Relatively Pristine

15. Deluge Inlet, a Pristine Small Tropical Estuary in North-Eastern Australia
Marcus Sheaves, Kátya G. Abrantes, Ross Johnston

16. Recent, Rapid Evolution of the Lower Mary River Estuary and Flood Plains
David Williams

Keywords: Earth Sciences, Coastal Sciences, Freshwater & Marine Ecology, Environmental Management, Climate Change, Environmental Monitoring/Analysis, Environmental Health

Publication year
Estuaries of the World
Natural Sciences

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