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Data set name

Geomorphology and littoral dynamics in Portuguese coastal region between Nazare and Peniche

Data holding centreUniversity of Evora, Department of Geosciences (IMAR network)
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time period1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Portuguese coast between Nazare and Peniche

Observations 
Parameters

Coastal geomorphology

Instruments

Unknown

Description 
Summary

To study the general aspects of the post-pliocenic evolution of the alluvial sections adjacent to the littoral; to characterize the forms with marine, eolic, fluvio-marine and lagunar dynamics; articulation of the littoral systems.

OriginatorsUniversity of Evora, Department of Geosciences (IMAR network)
References

Henriques, M.V. (1992) 'Morphological evolution of the Obidos lagoon'. Journal of Coastal Research, 8 (3): 677-687.,

Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Evora, Department of Geosciences (IMAR network)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactM. Virginia F. Henriques
Address

University of Evora, Department of Geosciences (IMAR network)
Rua Romão Ramalho, nº 59 - Colégio Luís António Verney
Évora

7000-671
Portugal

Telephone+351 266745301
Facsimile+351 266744971
Emailsecretariado@dgeo.uevora.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15004001
Global identifier2153
Last revised2009-10-30