By Dibyendu Sarkar, Rupali Datta, Avinandan Mukherjee, Robyn Hannigan
Covers the latest issues within the box of environmental administration and gives a vast concentrate on the theoretical and methodological underpinnings of environmental management
- Provides an updated survey of the sphere from the point of view of other disciplines
- Covers the subject of environmental administration from a number of views, specifically, common sciences, engineering, enterprise, social sciences, and techniques and instruments perspectives
- Combines either educational rigor and sensible method via literature reports and theories and examples and case experiences from varied geographic components and coverage domains
- Explores neighborhood and international problems with environmental administration and analyzes the position of assorted participants within the environmental administration process
- Chapter contents are properly tested with a number of images, charts, graphs, and tables, and observed via a close reference record for additional readings
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During a 1992 extratropical cyclone (locally known as a nor’easter), overwash on the barrier island at Westhampton (just east of Fire Island) destroyed 60 homes. The resulting breach was soon filled and new homes were built on the very spot. , 2002). 16 Oblique low‐altitude airphoto looking westward at Mantoloking, New Jersey, in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, 2012. The houses in the foreground face the Atlantic Ocean. The streets between the rows of houses are flooded and littered with debris.
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Sediments also migrate westward through the lagoon, entering via Moriches Inlet and exiting at Fire Island Inlet. There they accumulate as an ebb tidal delta, left behind by the falling tide just seaward of the inlet. , 2013). Fire Island constitutes part of the Gateway National Seashore, which entails a complex framework of land management issues, as the island has wilderness areas; fed eral, state, and county parkland; and private communities. While new hardening measures are forbidden, beach replen ishment and beach scraping (to obtain sand to enlarge protective dunes in residential zones) are ongoing.