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CARIBBEAN COASTAL STUDIES

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

ENVIRONMENT


Beaches

* tar pollution of Trinidad & Tobago beaches, 1980/1982

* 1980/2 photographs of T & T beaches and coasts

Please refer to 1991 article by: Diane Bertrand, Charmaine O'Brien-Delpesch, Lloyd Gerald & Hayden Romano:
"Coastlines of Trinidad and Tobago - A Coastal Stability Perspective."
in: Cambers, Gillian (editor) Coastlines of the Caribbean, p.1-16
(which also contains several other useful references)


* please see reference to article by Georges, 1983 re beach-mining

* status of the T & T beaches and coasts, 1992

* Tobago beaches


Coral Reefs

* Coral reefs

* Roberts, 1993

* Laydoo, Richard & Griffith, J.K., 1995 Buccoo Reef, Tobago

* Map of Man-O-War Bay, Tobago, by Doon Ramsaroop, IMA, 1977



Environmental Education

* excerpt of letter from Dr.Joyce Glasgow

-For additional information on E.E., please contact :
Mr Alan Duncan, Institute of Marine Affairs, Chaguaramas



Geology

* Title page of the Proceedings of the First Conference on Natural Hazards,
St. Anns, Trinidad, Oct.11/15, 1993, William B. Ambeh, convenor


* Table of Contents of "Caribbean Geology, An Introduction"
edited by Stephen K. Donovan and Trevor A. Jackson
Ch.11 TOBAGO by Trevor A. Jackson and Stephen K.Donovan,
p.193/207, including 36 references


* Geologic Map of Tobago (after Maxwell)

* Geologic Map of Tobago (Snoke, Rowe, Yule & Wadge)

* Simplified Geologic Map of S.W. Tobago (after Donovan et al..)
Ch.12 TRINIDAD by Stephen K. Donovan, p.209/228,
incl.85 references


* Simplified Geologic Map of Trinidad (after Barr & Saunders)



Mangroves


* for references on articles about Caroni Swamp, please see:
(1) Bildstein, Keith L., 1990 Scarlet Ibis
(2) Holenbrock, Robert H., 1994


* map of Caroni Swamp National Park, Trinidad

* airphotograph of Caroni Swamp, Trinidad, 1982

* 1992 case study by Cambers regarding Point Lisas,
the industrial port development area south of Caroni Swamp -
also along the west coast of Trinidad on the Gulf of Paria


* please see reference to Ogden & Gladfelter (editors)


Meteorology



Oceanography

* Text of Oostdam's paper about coastal erosion
at Columbus Bay and Corral Point, southwest Trinidad



* Great Courland Bay, Tobago:
generalized preliminary bathymetric survey, Oct.1980 (Oostdam/IMA/UNDP)


* Barbados Bay, Tobago:
generalized preliminary bathymetric survey, Nov.1980 (Oostdam/IMA/UNDP)


* Summary of Wave Conditions, Tobago Bays, 1980-1981,
(Oostdam/IMA/UNDP)




Pollution

* please see references to separate articles by
(1) Agard, (2) Hall and (3) Singh


* please see reference to Rodriguez, 1981



Protected Areas, coastal and marine

* please see reference to Worldwide Marine Protected Areas catalog
by The World Bank, The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority,
and The World Conservation Union. (Stanley, 1995)



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