New PDF release: Coastal Risk Management in a Changing Climate

By Barbara Zanuttigh,Robert J. Nicholls,Jean-Paul Vanderlinden,Richard C. Thompson,Hans Falk Burcharth

Existing coastal administration and protection ways usually are not well matched to fulfill the demanding situations of weather swap and comparable uncertanities. execs during this box desire a extra dynamic, systematic and multidisciplinary process. Written by way of a world crew of specialists, Coastal probability administration in a altering Climate offers cutting edge, multidisciplinary top 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 recognition to the main weak coastal environments similar to deltas, estuaries and wetlands, the place many huge towns and commercial parts are located.

  • Integrated chance overview instruments for contemplating the consequences of weather switch and comparable uncertainties
  • Presents most modern insights on coastal engineering defenses
  • Provides built-in guidance for establishing 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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