The Baltic Sea Basin

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ISBN: 978-3-642-17219-9 (Print) 978-3-642-17220-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-9

      The Baltic Sea Basin: Introduction

  3. Geological and tectonical evolution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-51

      Geological Evolution and Resources of the Baltic Sea Area from the Precambrian to the Quaternary

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      Pages 53-71

      Glacial Erosion/Sedimentation of the Baltic Region and the Effect on the Postglacial Uplift

  4. The basin fill as a climate and sea level record

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 73-73

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      Pages 75-97

      The Development of the Baltic Sea Basin During the Last 130 ka

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      Pages 99-132

      Late Quaternary Climate Variations Reflected in Baltic Sea Sediments

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      Pages 133-146

      Geological Structure of the Quaternary Sedimentary Sequence in the Klaipėda Strait, Southeastern Baltic

  5. Coastline changes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 147-147

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      Pages 149-164

      Coastlines of the Baltic Sea – Zones of Competition Between Geological Processes and a Changing Climate: Examples from the Southern Baltic

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      Pages 165-188

      Palaeogeographic Model for the SW Estonian Coastal Zone of the Baltic Sea

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      Pages 189-202

      Palaeoreconstruction of the Baltic Ice Lake in the Eastern Baltic

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      Pages 203-217

      Submerged Holocene Wave-Cut Cliffs in the South-eastern Part of the Baltic Sea: Reinterpretation Based on Recent Bathymetrical Data

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      Pages 219-231

      Drowned Forests in the Gulf of Gdańsk (Southern Baltic) as an Indicator of the Holocene Shoreline Changes

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      Pages 233-251

      Holocene Evolution of the Southern Baltic Sea Coast and Interplay of Sea-Level Variation, Isostasy, Accommodation and Sediment Supply

  6. Sediment dynamics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 253-253

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      Pages 255-279

      On the Dynamics of “Almost Equilibrium” Beaches in Semi-sheltered Bays Along the Southern Coast of the Gulf of Finland

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      Pages 281-298

      Modelling Coastline Change of the Darss-Zingst Peninsula with Sedsim

  7. Interactions between a changing environment and society

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 299-299

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      Pages 301-336

      Settlement Development in the Shadow of Coastal Changes – Case Studies from the Baltic Rim

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      Pages 337-364

      Geological Hazard Potential at the Baltic Sea and Its Coastal Zone: Examples from the Eastern Gulf of Finland and the Kaliningrad Area

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      Pages 365-372

      Seafloor Desertification – A Future Scenario for the Gulf of Finland?

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      Pages 373-388

      Sources, Dynamics and Management of Phosphorus in a Southern Baltic Estuary

  8. Hydrogeological modeling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 389-389

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      Pages 391-404

      Potential Change in Groundwater Discharge as Response to Varying Climatic Conditions – An Experimental Model Study at Catchment Scale

  9. Monitoring

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 405-405

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      Pages 407-435

      Monitoring the Bio-optical State of the Baltic Sea Ecosystem with Remote Sensing and Autonomous In Situ Techniques

  10. Back Matter

    Pages 437-449