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Farnsworth Coauthors Book on Global River Discharge

Posted on 3/29/2011 2:37:31 AM
book cover: River Discharge to the Coastal Ocean: A Global Synthesis

Dr. Katie Farnsworth, Department of Geoscience, has coauthored a book on the fluvial discharge of water, sediment, and dissolved solids to the ocean.

Published by Cambridge University Press, River Discharge to the Coastal Ocean: A Global Synthesis, by John Milliman and Katie Farnsworth, contains the world’s largest database on rivers entering the ocean and includes detailed analyses on the controls of this discharge from both natural and anthropogenic activities.