Rocky coast processes: with special reference to the recession of soft rock cliffs.

@article{Sunamura2015RockyCP,
  title={Rocky coast processes: with special reference to the recession of soft rock cliffs.},
  author={Tsuguo Sunamura},
  journal={Proceedings of the Japan Academy. Series B, Physical and biological sciences},
  year={2015},
  volume={91 9},
  pages={
          481-500
        }
}
Substantial progress in research on the recession of coastal cliffs composed of soft materials has been made in recent years and data with higher accuracy have been accumulated. This paper provides the state of the art review in the recession studies and highlights two new findings obtained from the reanalysis of existing data. The review topics are: episodic and localized nature of cliff recession; the development of cliffline; the relationship between cliff height and recession rate… CONTINUE READING
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