Estuaries of Australia in 2050 and beyond

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ISBN: 978-94-007-7018-8 (Print) 978-94-007-7019-5 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

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    Pages 1-13

    Estuaries of Australia in 2050 and Beyond – A Synthesis

  3. Estuaries that Bore the Full Pressure of the Historical Developments

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-30

      Sydney Estuary, Australia: Geology, Anthropogenic Development and Hydrodynamic Processes/Attributes

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      Pages 31-47

      The Murray/Coorong Estuary: Meeting of the Waters?

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      Pages 49-68

      Port Phillip Bay

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      Pages 69-89

      Past, Present and Futures of the Tamar Estuary, Tasmania

  4. Estuaries Being Degraded

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 91-91

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      Chapter

      Pages 93-109

      Gold Coast Broadwater: Southern Moreton Bay, Southeast Queensland (Australia)

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      Pages 111-129

      Hydrodynamics and Sediment Transport in a Macro-tidal Estuary: Darwin Harbour, Australia

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      Pages 131-152

      The Ord River Estuary: A Regulated Wet-Dry Tropical River System

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      Pages 153-166

      South Australia’s Large Inverse Estuaries: On the Road to Ruin

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      Pages 167-183

      Turbulent Mixing and Sediment Processes in Peri-Urban Estuaries in South-East Queensland (Australia)

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      Pages 185-201

      Hervey Bay and Its Estuaries

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      Pages 203-222

      Moreton Bay and Its Estuaries: A Sub-tropical System Under Pressure from Rapid Population Growth

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      Pages 223-245

      Water Resource Development and High Value Coastal Wetlands on the Lower Burdekin Floodplain, Australia

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      Pages 247-257

      The Hawkesbury Estuary from 1950 to 2050

  5. Estuaries that Are Still Relatively Pristine

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 259-259

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      Chapter

      Pages 261-275

      Deluge Inlet, a Pristine Small Tropical Estuary in North-Eastern Australia

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      Pages 277-287

      Recent, Rapid Evolution of the Lower Mary River Estuary and Flood Plains

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 289-292