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Venice and the Environmental Hazards of Coastal Cities
(Released December 2006)

 
  by Carolyn Scearce  

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Websites

  1. Adriatic Coast
    (Faculty of Geosciences, Adam Mickiewicz University, Fredry 10, 61-701 Poznan, Poland)

  2. Global Warming, Sea-level Rise, and Coastal Marsh Survival (PDF)
    (U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, National Wetlands Research Center, 700 Cajundome Boulevard, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506)

  3. Modern waterbus reduces impact on venice
    (European Commission, Directorate-General for Education and Culture, Visits, VM18 00/16, B-1049 Brussels Belgium)

  4. Ocean Planet in Decline
    (People & the Planet, Suite 112, Spitfire Studios, 63-71 Collier Street, London N1 9BE, UK)

  5. The Process of Integrated Coastal Area Management
    (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Headquarters, Viale delle Terme di Caracalla, 00100 Rome, Italy)

Websites taken from CSA's Web Resources Related to Natural Sciences and other databases.

Illustrations, Figures & Tables
  1. Ancient coastal defences in Venice: rubble vetments within timber piled. . . .

    Panorama of the History of Coastal Protection
    Charlier, R.H.; Chaineux, M.C.P.; Morcos, S., Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 79-111. 2005
  2. . . . nicknamed the Venice of the North because of its wealth. . .

    Panorama of the History of Coastal Protection
    Charlier, R.H.; Chaineux, M.C.P.; Morcos, S., Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 79-111. 2005.
  3. Central Lagoon of Venice and study area. Air and sea survey carried. . .

    Macroalgal biomass and species variations in the Lagoon of Venice (Northern Adriatic Sea, Italy): 1981-1998
    Curiel, D.; Rismondo, A.; Bellemo, G.; Marzocchi, M., Scientia Marina (Barcelona), Vol. 68, No. 1, pp. 57-67. Mar 2004.
  4. Lithosphere below the Adriatic Sea is probably also continental. . .

    Subduction and slab detachment in the Mediterranean-Carpathian Region
    Wortel, M.J.R.; Spakman, W., Science (Washington), Vol. 290, No. 5498, pp. 1910-1917. Dec 2000.
  5. Sinking: Venice then (Canaletto, left) and now (St Mark's. . .

    Briefing
    Geology Today, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 2-8. 2003.
Illustrations, figures & tables taken from CSA's Illustrata

Scholars
  1. D'Andrea, David M.
    Assistant Professor, Department of History, College of Arts & Sciences, Oklahoma State University - Stillwater
    http://history.okstate.edu/D'Andrea.htm
    Religious and institutional change in early modern Europe; Lay confraternities in Renaissance Italy; Venice in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries; Mediterranean World

  2. DiBiasio, David
    Interim Department Head, Associate Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
    http://www.wpi.edu/Academics/Depts/CHE/People/DiBiasio/
    Undergraduate Engineers Get Credit for Saving Venice

  3. Levin, Lisa
    Professor, Biological Oceanography, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego
    http://sio.ucsd.edu/rab/act_detail.cfm?state=
    %26%28%5EO%24TLO%5E%0A

    methane seeps and must be accounted for when characterizing the microbiology and ecology of seep habitats... inhabiting methane seeps and must be accounted for when characterizing the microbiology and ecology . . . diversity and play a key role in the evolution of species at bathyal depths

  4. Mei, Chiang C.
    Donald and Martha Harleman Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, School of Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    http://cee.mit.edu/index.pl?id=2354&isa=Category&op=show
    In order to study the dynamics of the mobile storm barriers for Venice inlets, we extend an earlier theory of trapped standing waves so that all eigen- modes can be calculated. We first describe the theory for an infinitely long barrier consisting of a series of identical vertical gates

  5. Van Vleet, Edward S.
    Professor, Chemical Oceanography, College of Marine Science, University of South Florida
    http://marine.usf.edu/faculty/edward-vanvleet.shtml
    Accumulation and distribution of petroleum hydrocarbons found in mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis) in the canals of Venice, Italy...Persistence of petroleum hydrocarbon contamination in sediments of the canals in Venice, Italy: 1995 and 1998 . . . Lipid metabolism of the Antarctic krill Euphausia superba and its ecological implications

List of scholars taken from CSA's Community of Scholars