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Geoadria, Vol.9 No.1 June 2004.

Original scientific paper
https://doi.org/10.15291/geoadria.127

Coastline lenghts and areas of islands in the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea determined from the topographic maps at the scale of 1 : 25 000

Tea Duplančić Leder
Tin Ujević
Mendi Čala

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APA 6th Edition
Duplančić Leder, T., Ujević, T. & Čala, M. (2004). Coastline lenghts and areas of islands in the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea determined from the topographic maps at the scale of 1 : 25 000. Geoadria, 9 (1), 5-32. https://doi.org/10.15291/geoadria.127
MLA 8th Edition
Duplančić Leder, Tea, et al. "Coastline lenghts and areas of islands in the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea determined from the topographic maps at the scale of 1 : 25 000." Geoadria, vol. 9, no. 1, 2004, pp. 5-32. https://doi.org/10.15291/geoadria.127. Accessed 22 Oct. 2018.
Chicago 17th Edition
Duplančić Leder, Tea, Tin Ujević and Mendi Čala. "Coastline lenghts and areas of islands in the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea determined from the topographic maps at the scale of 1 : 25 000." Geoadria 9, no. 1 (2004): 5-32. https://doi.org/10.15291/geoadria.127
Harvard
Duplančić Leder, T., Ujević, T., and Čala, M. (2004). 'Coastline lenghts and areas of islands in the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea determined from the topographic maps at the scale of 1 : 25 000', Geoadria, 9(1), pp. 5-32. doi: https://doi.org/10.15291/geoadria.127
Vancouver
Duplančić Leder T, Ujević T, Čala M. Coastline lenghts and areas of islands in the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea determined from the topographic maps at the scale of 1 : 25 000. Geoadria [Internet]. 2004 Jun 01 [cited 2018 October 22];9(1):5-32. doi: https://doi.org/10.15291/geoadria.127
IEEE
T. Duplančić Leder, T. Ujević and M. Čala, "Coastline lenghts and areas of islands in the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea determined from the topographic maps at the scale of 1 : 25 000", Geoadria, vol.9, no. 1, pp. 5-32, june 2004. [Online]. doi: https://doi.org/10.15291/geoadria.127

Abstracts
In this paper, modern definition of island established by the IHO has been accepted, and classification of islands, islets, rocks and rocks awash has been proposed according to their areas. The coastline of the Croatian part of the Adriatic Sea was digitized from topographic maps produced at the scale of 1 : 25 000 (TM 25). Topographic maps used for digitization are more precise than the maps that were used in earlier works and consequently the data on the number of islands and their coastline lengths and areas are more precise. Polygons of islands were closed in GIS package AutoCAD Map 2000, and each was given its name. From the obtained database and classification of islands, islets and rocks, in the coastal sea area of the Republic of Croatia 79 islands, 525 islets, and 642 rocks and rocks awash, or a total of 1246 have been recorded. Furthermore, it has been established that on TM 25 the island of Cres has the largest area (405.70 km2), although in literature so far (including atlases) the island of Krk was most often cited as the largest island in the Adriatic Sea. The island of Pag has the longest coastline length of 302.47 km.

Keywords
calculation of surfaces and coastline lengths of islands; categorization of islands

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