Planning for Resilient Coastal Communities: Emerging Practice and Future Directions
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In this chapter the author argues that resilience must be the primary goal for coastal communities in the future, as they face a series of daunting challenges and future shocks. The chapter examines what resilience means in practice, and identifies a variety of measures and strategies by which coastal communities can become more resilient.
KeywordsCoastal resilience Sea-level rise Climate change Principles Passive survivability
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