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"Advances in Geosciences" is the results of a concerted attempt to collect the newest effects and making plans actions relating to earth and area technological know-how in Asia and the overseas enviornment. the amount editors are all best scientists of their study fields masking six sections: Atmospheric technology (AS), Hydrological technological know-how (HS), Ocean technological know-how (OS), strong Earth (SE), sunlight Terrestrial (ST) and Planetary technology (PS). the most goal is to focus on the clinical matters necessary to the research of earthquakes, tsunamis, atmospheric dirt storms, weather swap, drought, flood, typhoons, monsoons, house climate, and planetary exploration. This quantity is abstracted in NASA's Astrophysics information process. examine for the clean floor Water assets, Neil, Island, India (V okay Saxena) rising recommendations in Hydrology for Tropical Pacific Regimes (J Terry) research of Monami Waves in Aquatic plants (S Patil et al.)

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The results of this examination revealed presence of the following four facies types: the Ophiolite clasts conglomerate, ophiolite brecciated conglomerate facies, calclithite facies, and lithic carbonate facies. The Ophiolite clasts conglomerate (Figs. 6A and 6B) was recorded in the upper part of the aquifer particularly eastward of the study area (well Nos. 18 and 17). The framework of the sediments consists of silty to coarse pebbly, poorly sorted clasts which are subangular to subrounded and have low spericity.

December 12, 2008 14:58 34 AOGS 2007 - HS Volume 9in x 6in b672-V11-ch03 A. A. Murad, A. El-Saiy and H. S. Al-Nuaimi Fig. 8. Lateral variation of some major cations for the Quaternary aquifer of Jaww Plain (ppm). 5. Conclusions Different geological studies were conducted to determine the interactions between the water and the aquifer sediments. The results of X-ray diffraction clearly showed the variations of mineral compositions of aquifer materials, and this conclusion is supported by the vertical distribution of the mineralogy of the aquifer.

A good illustration is the effect of TC Namu in May 1986, which resulted in the worst catastrophe to afflict Solomon Islands in recent decades. The cyclone traversed the island of Guadalcanal, where the climate station at Gold Ridge (290 m elevation) recorded 874 mm of precipitation over the duration of the storm. TC Namu inflicted terrible destruction because of the numerous landslides. In the river channels of upper watersheds, the so-called debris floods (a process combining debris flows and severe floods in valley bottoms) were responsible for spectacular amounts of sedimentation.

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