Coastal Systems: Waves 1
In the field with Simon Haslett, Professor of Physical Geography at the University of Wales, Newport, and author of Coastal Systems (2008, Routledge). Topics: Wind wave formation, sea (forced) waves, swell (free) waves, oscillatory motion. Location: Plage de Mezpeurleuch (Finistere, France). Latitude/longitude (for Google Earth): 48°0'9.40"N, 4°30'11.32"W. Further reading: S. K. Haslett (2008) Coastal Systems (2nd edition), Routledge: New York and London (see Section 2.2) (available from bookstores or www.routledge.com). Camera operator: Dr David Simm (Bath Spa University).