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Recent evolution of the Mangawhai Spit dunefield

Enright, N.J. and Anderson, M.J. (1988) Recent evolution of the Mangawhai Spit dunefield. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 18 (4). pp. 359-367.

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Development of the dunefield since about 800 years B.P. is reconstructed on the basis of palaeo-environmental evidence. Net east to west movement of sands has resulted in a large deflation surface near the coast, and the development of a 50 m high dune burying the former low coastal hill and associated soil

Publication Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Taylor and Francis
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