Estuaries of South America

Their Geomorphology and Dynamics

ISBN: 978-3-642-64269-2 (Print) 978-3-642-60131-6 (Online)

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

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    Pages 1-13

    What Do We Know About the Geomorphology and Physical Oceanography of South American Estuaries?

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    Pages 15-34

    The Maracaibo System: A Physical Profile

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    Pages 35-66

    Coastal Lagoons of Southeastern Brazil: Physical and Biogeochemical Characteristics

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    Pages 67-81

    Nutrients and Suspended Matter Behaviour in the Patos Lagoon Estuary (Brazil)

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    Pages 83-100

    Hydrographical Characteristics of the Estuarine Area of Patos Lagoon (30°S, Brazil)

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    Pages 101-132

    The Argentina Estuaries: A Review

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    Pages 133-159

    Hydrography and Sediment Transport Characteristics of the Río de la Plata: A Review

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    Pages 161-194

    Physical Characteristics and Processes of the Río de la Plata Estuary

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    Pages 195-216

    Geomorphological and Physical Characteristics of the Bahía Blanca Estuary, Argentina

  11. Back Matter

    Pages 217-223