Chapter 10 The rock coast of South and Central America

@inproceedings{BlancoChao2014Chapter1T,
  title={Chapter 10 The rock coast of South and Central America},
  author={R. Blanco-Chao and K{\'e}vin P{\'e}doja and C. Witt and J. Martinod and L. Husson and V. Regard and L. Audin and M. Nexer and B. Delcaillau and M. Saillard and D. Melnick and J. Dumont and E. Santana and E. Navarrete and C. Martillo and M. Pappalardo and L. Ayala and J. F. Araya and A. Feal-P{\'e}rez and D. Correa and I. Arozarena-Llopis},
  year={2014}
}
  • R. Blanco-Chao, Kévin Pédoja, +18 authors I. Arozarena-Llopis
  • Published 2014
  • Geology
  • Abstract The great variety of climatic conditions, tidal ranges and wave regimes of South and Central America act on a complex geology and tectonic framework. Many of the rock and cliffed coasts of South America are strongly controlled by the occurrence of extensive Cenozoic and Pleistocene sediments that crop out at the coast. Geology and the different uplift rates are a major factor in the whole coastal geomorphology of South and Central America, and consequently are a very important control… CONTINUE READING
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