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    • Challenges of the recreational use of Amazon beaches 

      Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci; de Sousa-Felix, Rosigleyse Corrêa; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2018-11)
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      The Amazon coast is characterized by a heterogeneous landscape, ranging from zones of intense urban development to sparsely-populated areas with little or no infrastructure or public services (Szlafstein, 2012). The most ...
    • Federal conservation units in the Brazilian amazon coastal zone: an adequate approach to control recreational activities? 

      Coelho Pessoa, Rubem Manoel; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci (2019-08)
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      Coastal tourism usually is of enormous interest to local coastal communities due to its potential for the creation of jobs and the generation of income. Within this context, beaches are the main resource since they comprise ...
    • Morphodynamic studies in sandy Amazonian environments 

      Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci; Trindade, Wellington N.; do Nascimento, Anderson Thiago; Vila Concejo, Ana; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio (2020-03)
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      The present study evaluated the different morphodynamic scenarios that arise under varying tidal and wave conditions on a sandy beach (Ajuruteua) and an exposed tidal flat (Vila dos Pescadores) on the Amazon coast of ...
    • Recreational beach management: a case study from the Amazon coast 

      de Sousa-Felix, Rosigleyse Corrêa; Coelho Pessoa, Rubem Manoel; da Costa, Rauquírio Marinho; Jiménez Quintana, José Antonio; Cajueiro Carneiro Pereira, Luci (2020-03)
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      Coastal tourism is the most important segment of this economic sector, given that a majority of tourists tend to prefer coastal destinations. The sandy beaches of the Brazilian Amazon coast, with their well-preserved ...