The Surfer's Guide to Waves, Coasts and Climates

Author: Tony Butt
Paperback: 176 pages
Publisher: Alison Hodge (March 10, 2009)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0906720583
ISBN-13: 978-0906720585
Product Dimensions: 6.3 x 0.6 x 9.7 inches

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A book that explores the details of surf forecasting.

Written by big wave surfer and Ph.D. in Physical Oceanography Tony Butt, the guide analyzes four main areas.

Get ready to know more about coastal geology (beaches, reefs, and river mouths), climate and big waves (climatic cycles, storminess and surf, and searching for the biggest waves), coastal intervention (coastal erosion, coastal modification, oil spills and ecocide), and the global planet weather events (tropical cyclones, global warming, tsunami).