(in Turkish)

Erdal Özhan and Saleh Abdalla



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Price: 600 € (per set) + 40 € (Handling & air mail)

The atlas, which is the product of the intensive efforts since 1992 and a comprehensive research project supported by NATO Science for Stability Program, Phase 3, provides the statistical properties of wind and deep water waves along the Turkish coast (Black Sea, Sea of Marmara, Aegean, Mediterranean) with a spatial resolution of about 25 km. Annual and seasonal wind and wave roses, monthly averaged representative values for the wind speed and the wave height, the scatter diagrams of the significant wave height and the mean wave period, design wind speeds and the deep water significant wave heights for various return periods are presented in the atlas. The 445-page atlas is printed using 135-gram bright glossy paper. The price of the publication is EURO 600 plus postage.



Sample wind and wave climate pages of atlas;


Wind Climate
Wave Climate
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For order information, please contact the MEDCOAST Secretariat;

P.O. Box: 10, 48600 Ortaca/Muğla, TURKEY

Telephone : +90 252 2844450
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Erdal Özhan




Coastal Area Management in Turkey was prepared by the Priority Actions Programme Regional Activity Centre (PAP/RAC) of the Mediterranean Action Plan (MAP-UNEP). The author of the document is Prof. Erdal Ozhan, Chairman of MEDCOAST Foundation.


This publication may be reproduced in whole or in part in any form of educational and non-profit purposes without special permission from the copyright holder, provided acknowledgement of the source is made. No use of this publication may be made for resale or any other commercial purposes whatsoever without prior permission in writing from the copyright holder.

For bibliographic purposes this document may be cited as: Özhan, E.(2005), Coastal Area Management in Turkey, Priority Actions Programme Regional Activity Centre, Split, 2005, 69 p.


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