Mapping tropical cyclone disturbance of the Great Barrier Reef

Puotinen, Marji (2004) Mapping tropical cyclone disturbance of the Great Barrier Reef. The Globe: journal of the Australian Map Circle, 55. pp. 31-41.

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Tropical cyclones periodically cross the Great Barrier Reef (GBR). The large waves they generate can damage coral reefs. This paper will describe the challenges of mapping cyclone disturbance across such a vast geographic region, and how cartographic visualisation can help us understand the implications of these challenges on the quality of the results.

Item ID: 13947
Item Type: Article (Research - C1)
ISSN: 0311-3930
Keywords: G.I.S.; Great Barrier Reef; tropical cyclone
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Date Deposited: 10 Nov 2010 04:11
FoR Codes: 05 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES > 0599 Other Environmental Sciences > 059999 Environmental Sciences not elsewhere classified @ 50%
08 INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES > 0899 Other Information and Computing Sciences > 089999 Information and Computing Sciences not elsewhere classified @ 50%
SEO Codes: 96 ENVIRONMENT > 9605 Ecosystem Assessment and Management > 960508 Ecosystem Assessment and Management of Mining Environments @ 100%
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