Managing European Coasts: Past, Present and Future

Managing European Coasts: Past, Present and Future

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ISBN-13: 9783642062483
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 11/19/2010
Series: Environmental Science and Engineering
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2005
Pages: 388
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.36(d)

Table of Contents

ELOISE research and the implementation of EU policy in the coastal zone.- Land-ocean fluxes and coastal ecosystems — a guided tour of ELOISE results.- Defining a good ecological status of coastal waters — a case study for the Elbe plume.- Bathing water quality.- Establishing coastal and marine reserves — with the emphasis on fisheries.- Valuing Coastal Systems.- Group report: Methodologies to support implementation of the water framework directive.- The EU Water Framework Directive: Challenges for institutional implementation.- Inclusive and community participation in the coastal zone: Opportunities and dangers.- Group report: Institutional and capacity requirements for implementation of the Water Framework Directory.- Climate change and coastal management on Europe's coast.- Assessment and monitoring requirements for the adaptive management of Europe's regional seas.- Group report: Global change and the European coast — climate change and economic development.- Integrated environmental assessment and coastal futures.- Group report: Integrated assessment and future scenarios for the coast.- Tourism development in the Costa Brava (Girona, Spain) — how integrated coastal zone management may rejuvenate its lifecycle.- Management of contaminated dredged material in the port of Rotterdam.- Integrated assessment for catchment and coastal zone management: The case of the Humber.- The impact of subsidence and sea level rise in the Wadden Sea: Prediction and field verification.- The need for integrated assessment of large-scale offshore wind farm development.- Group report: Reflections on the application of integrated assessment.

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