Processes of countryside change in Britain

  • 105 Pages
  • 4.47 MB
  • English
Department ofthe Environment , [London]
Other titlesCountryside survey 1990.
StatementC. Potter and M. Lobley.
SeriesCountryside 1990 series -- v.7
ContributionsLobley, Matt., Great Britain. Department of the Environment. Wildlife and Countryside Directorate.
The Physical Object
Pagination105p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22266171M

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Processes of Countryside Change in Lowland England Clive Potter Department of Agricultural Economics, Wye College (University of London), U.K. Abstract After a period in which academic interest has been confined Processes of countryside change in Britain book documenting the pattern of countryside change Cited by: The expert contributors to this cutting edge volume provide an overview of geomorphological process activity and landscape change in Britain over the past years.

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The expert contributors to this cutting edge volume provide an overview of geomorphological process activity and landscape change in Britain over the past years.

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The range of the book is unusually broad, encompassing hillslope, valley floor and floodplain, fluvial, estuarine and coastal processes. Provides an overview of geomorphological process activity and landscape change in Britain.

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