Managing European Coasts - Past, Present and Future
Edited by Vermaat, J.; Bouwer, L.; Turner, K.; Salomons, W.
Hardcover XXII plus 387 pp ISBN 9783540234548
This book focuses on the interchange between a selected multidisciplinary team on future
coastal management in Europe. It serves as a background for the successful implementation of EC
directives relevant to the coast. The study summarizes methodologies and analyses for supporting
implementation of these directives and evaluates institutional and capacity requirements. It addresses issues
of globalization including climate change and economic development. Integrated assessment is
used and future scenarios for the coast are developed.