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- Menéndez, Inmaculada; Pérez-Chacón, Emma; Mangas, José; Tauler, Esperança; Engelbrecht, Johann P.; Derbyshire, Edward; Cana, Luis; Alonso, Ignacio
- Catena 2014 v.117 pp. 133-144
- sand fraction, etc ; X-ray diffraction; aragonite; beaches; calcite; case studies; clay; climate; coasts; continental shelf; energy-dispersive X-ray analysis; eolian deposits; illite; kaolinite; models; montmorillonite; particulates; quartz; samplers; sand; scanning electron microscopy; sediment traps; silt; silt fraction; texture; wind speed; Canary Islands; Spain; Show all 28 Subjects
- ... La Graciosa volcanic island evolved in the late Pleistocene–Holocene. It is situated along the northeast of the Canarian Archipelago, with a subaerial surface of 27km2. This island is located close to the Western Sahara, being 80km from the north-western African continental shelf and 145km from the coast. The island supports a very small permanent population. The climate is coastal-arid (116mm pre ...