Coastal Systems: Waves 5
In the field with Simon Haslett, Professor of Physical Geography at the University of Wales, Newport, and author of Coastal Systems (2008, Routledge). Topics: Fetch, superposition, surf beat, shoaling, headlands, wave height, refraction. Location: Pointe de la Torche (Finistere, France). Latitude/longitude (for Google Earth): 47°50'14.94"N, 4°21'12.56"W. Further reading: S. K. Haslett (2008) Coastal Systems (2nd edition), Routledge: New York and London (see Section 2.2) (available from bookstores and www.routledge.com). Camera operator: Dr David Simm (Bath Spa University).