Ari H A, Yüksel Y, evik E et al., 2007. Determination and control of longshore sediment transport: A case study. Ocean Engineering, 34(2): 219–233.
 Atakan B, 2003. Study in regard of landscape planning of the shore filling areas between Kuyumcukar-Pendik and Maltepe-Kartal of the city Istanbul
[D]. Istanbul University, Institute of Science, Department of Landscape Architecture.
 Ayat B, üzmez Z, evik E et al., 2007. Planning and Management of Coastal Areas of Istanbul, 5. Proceedings of the National Symposium on Urban Infrastructure, 5: 217–231.
 Aykut NO, Do an U, Ata E et al., 2005. Determining shorelines using GPS Karaburun example, Mapping and Cadastre Chamber of Engineers, STB Engineering Surveys Commission, 2. Engineering Symposium, 23–25 November 2005, IstanbulAPRS (2008) Address-Based Population Registry System: The Results of 2007 Census (in Turkish). http://tuikapp.tuik.gov.tr/adnksdagitimapp/adnks.zu. (accessed 29 July 2008).
 Congalton R G, 1996. Accuracy assessment: A critical component of land cover mapping. In: Scott J M, Tear T H, Davis F W eds. Gap Analysis: A Landscape Approach to Biodiversity Planning. Bethesda, MD: American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 119–131.
 Congalton R G, Green K, 1998. Assessing the Accuracy of Remotely Sensed Data: Principles and Practices. New York: Lewis Publishers.
 Demirci A, Karaburun A, Kurt S, 2009. Assessment of urban growth in a natural protected area using multi-temporal satellite data: A case study of the Strait of Istanbul (Bosphorus). Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 18(9a): 1701–1708.
 Deng J S, Wang K, Deng Y H et al., 2008. PCA based land-use change detection and analysis using multitemporal and multisensor satellite data. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 29(16): 4823–4838.
 Duran Z, Musaoglu N, Seker Z D, 2006. Evaluating urban land use change in historical peninsula, Istanbul, by using GIS and Remote Sensing. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 15(8a): 806–810.
 Fan F Wang, Y, Wang Z, 2007. Temporal and spatial change detecting (1998–2003) and predicting of land use and land cover in core corridor of Pearl River Delta (China) by using TM and ETM+ images. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 137(1–3): 127–147.
 Gazio lu C, Yücel Y Z, Burak S et al., 1997. Coastline change and inadequate management between Kilyos and Karaburun shoreline. Turkish Journal of Marine Sciences, 3(2): 111–122.
 IMM, 2007. Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, 2008–2012 Strategic Plan, Istanbul Water and Sewerage Ad- ministration (IWSA), Istanbul.
 IMM, Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality, 2009. http://www.ibb.gov.tr (accessed 15 May 2009).
 Karaburun A, Demirci A, 2009. The changing risks of agricultural activities on water resources in rapidly urbanized areas: Agricultural land cover change in Istanbul between 1987 and 2007. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin, 18(11a): 2181–2191.
 Lillesand T M, Kiefer R W, 2000. Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation. New York: John Wiley & Sons.
 Maktav D, Erbek F S, 2005. Analysis of urban growth using multi-temporal satellite data in Istanbul, Turkey.
 International Journal of Remote Sensing 26(4): 797–810. zbak r A B, Bayram U, Acar M et al., 2007. Snergy between shoreline change dedection and social profile of waterfront zones: a case study in Istanbul. Paper presented at the Joint Meeting of ISPRS Commission VII WG2 & WG7, Conference on Information Extraction from SAR and Optical Data, 16–18 May 2007, Istanbul.
 ISSN No.1682–1777, Vol.XXXVI-7/C46. zdemir E, 2004. A the research of filled areas on Istanbul shore in recreational usage in aspects of plannig the model of Istanbul Avc lar
[D]. Istanbul University, Faculty of Forestry, Department of Landscape Architecture.
 Richards J A, 1995. Remote Sensing Digital mage Analysis: An ntroduction. Springer-Verlag.
 Yuan F, 2008. Land-cover change and environmental impact analysis in the Greater Mankato area of Minnesota using remote sensing and GIS modeling. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 29(4): 1169–1184.