By Barbara Zanuttigh,Robert J. Nicholls,Jean-Paul Vanderlinden,Richard C. Thompson,Hans Falk Burcharth
Existing coastal administration and protection methods should not well matched to satisfy the demanding situations of weather swap and comparable uncertanities. pros during this box desire a extra dynamic, systematic and multidisciplinary technique. Written by way of a global staff of specialists, Coastal chance administration in a altering Climate offers cutting edge, multidisciplinary most sensible practices for mitigating the consequences of weather switch on coastal buildings. in response to the Theseus application, the publication comprises 8 learn websites throughout Europe, with particular recognition to the main susceptible coastal environments equivalent to deltas, estuaries and wetlands, the place many huge towns and business components are located.
- Integrated danger evaluation instruments for contemplating the consequences of weather swap and comparable uncertainties
- Presents most up-to-date insights on coastal engineering defenses
- Provides built-in guidance for developing optimum mitigation measures
- Provides at once appropriate instruments for the layout of mitigation measures
- Highlights socio-economic views in coastal mitigation
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