Assessment of dynamic processes and evolutionary trends of the western part of the arid Chilean coastal range: relationship between river catchments and coastal dynamics of the Coquimbo Bay system, Chile

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Dokumentart: Dissertation
Date: 2017
Language: English
Faculty: 7 Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät
Department: Geographie, Geoökologie, Geowissenschaft
Advisor: Hochschild, Volker (Prof. Dr.)
Day of Oral Examination: 2017-01-27
DDC Classifikation: 550 - Earth sciences
Keywords: Chile , Bahía de Coquimbo
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The obtained results show that through a detailed terrain analysis, combined with classical geomorphological mapping methods, natural hazards can be assessed and hence, this leads to a better understanding of the conditions of exposure and vulnerability of populated settlements and infrastruture.

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