Further reading

  • Carter, R.W.G. (1982). Sea-level changes in Northern Ireland, Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association , 93, 7-23.
  • Carter, R.W.G. (1991). Shifting Sands: A study of the coast of Northern Ireland from Magilligan to Larne. Countryside and Wildlife Research Series No.2. Belfast: HMSO.
  • Carter, R.W.G. (1991a). Sea-level Changes. In McWilliams, B.E. (ed.) Climate Change: Studies on the implications for Ireland. Dublin: Government Stationary Office, 125-71.
  • Consarc Conservation et al. (2000). The Giant’s Causeway Sustainable Management Strategic Plan. A report for Environment and Heritage Service, Moyle District Council, The National Trust and the Northern Ireland Tourist Board, 2 Volumes.
  • Department of the Environment (NI) (1985). Giant’s Causeway, Natural Site Nomination for UNESCO world Heritage List, Belfast, 20p.
  • Dikau et al. (1996). Landslide recognition. Identification, movements and causes. John Wiley and Sons, New York, 251p.
  • Ferris, T.M.C. and Smith, B.J. (1995). Sustainability and safety: the future of the Causeway Coast Path. Countryside Recreation Network News, 3: 7-9.
  • Knight, J. (ed.) (2002) Field Guide to the Coastal Environments of Northern Ireland. University of Ulster, Coleraine, 204p.
  • Lyle, P. (1996). A Geological Excursion Guide to the Causeway Coast. Environment and Heritage Service (Department of the Environment NI). Belfast: HMSO, 90p.
  • McDonnell, B.A.M. (2000). An investigation of mass movements in Northeast Ireland, with implications for their management. PhD thesis, Queen’s University Belfast, 530p.
  • McDonnell, B.A.M. and Smith, B.J. (2000). Slope failures at the Giant’s Causeway 1995–1998. Report for Environment and Heritage Service, 55p.
  • National Trust (NI) (2006) Management plan for the Giant’s Causeway National Nature Reserve. Rowallane.
  • Smith, B.J. (2005). Management challenges at a complex geosite: the Giant’s Causeway World Heritage Site, Northern Ireland. Revue de Géomorphologie , 3, 219-226.
  • Smith, B.J. and Ferris, T.M.C. (1997). Giant’s Causeway: management of erosion. Geography Review , 11, 30-37.
  • Smith, B.J. and Hughes, D.A. (1999). Condition assessment of the Giant’s Causeway road and recommendations for remedial actions. Report for Environment and Heritage Service and DoE Roads Service, 28p.
  • Smith, B.J. and Warke, P.A. (2001). Classic Landforms of the Antrim Coast. Geographical Association, Sheffield, 52p.
  • Smith, B.J., Ferris, T.M.C., Hughes, D.A., Greer, J.V. and Murray, M.R. (1994). Footpath and visitor management strategy for the Causeway Coastal Path Network. Report for Environment and Heritage Service, 110p.
  • Tomkeieff, S.I. (1940). ‘The basalt lavas of the Giant’s Causeway district of Northern Ireland’, Bulletin Volcanologique, Serie 2, 6, 89-143.
  • Turner A. K. and Schuster R. L. (Eds.) (1996). Landslides Investigation and Mitigation , Special Report 247. National Academy Press, 675 pp.
  • Wilson, H.E. and Manning, P.I. (1978) The Geology of the Causeway Coast. Geological Survey of Northern Ireland, published by HMSO, 2 volumes.


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