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Robertson, A., Jarvis, A., Mendelsohn, J. and Swart, R. 2012. Chapter 7: From the Past to the Future in: Namibia's Coast: Ocean Riches and Desert Treasures. Directorate of Environmental Affairs, Ministry of Environment and Tourism, Namibia, pp. 167-181


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Namibia's Coast: Ocean Riches and Desert Treasures - From the Past to the Future.

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Namibia has an ancient, long coast; in fact, it is some 132 million years old and stretches over about 1,570 kilometres of shoreline. From a human perspective, little happened along the coast during most of these 132,000,000 years, and it is only in the past hundreds of thousands of years that human feet began to tread its sands.

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