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Existing coastal administration and security ways usually are not well matched to fulfill the demanding situations of weather swap and similar uncertanities. pros during this box desire a extra dynamic, systematic and multidisciplinary strategy. Written by way of a global staff of specialists, Coastal hazard administration in a altering Climate offers leading edge, multidisciplinary most sensible practices for mitigating the consequences of weather swap on coastal constructions. according to the Theseus application, the publication comprises 8 examine websites throughout Europe, with particular awareness to the main weak coastal environments reminiscent of deltas, estuaries and wetlands, the place many huge towns and business parts are located.

  • Integrated threat evaluation instruments for contemplating the results of weather switch and comparable uncertainties
  • Presents most recent insights on coastal engineering defenses
  • Provides built-in directions for developing optimum mitigation measures
  • Provides without delay acceptable instruments for the layout of mitigation measures
  • Highlights socio-economic views in coastal mitigation

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