By Robert J. Nicholls, Richard J. Dawson, Sophie A. Day (née Nicholson-Cole)
Coastal zones exemplify the environmental pressures we are facing: their good looks draws payment, they provide strength for varied fiscal actions, and they're delicate typical habitats for very important species, in addition to supplying more than a few surroundings providers. also they are super liable to the vicissitudes of weather swap, which come with emerging sea degrees and adjustments in severe occasions akin to storms. With huge populations dwelling in coastal and estuarine towns dealing with the continued hazard of inundation, coordinated administration is key, specifically as coastal zones shape a associated procedure within which piecemeal, uncoordinated administration can be counterproductive.
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Alternative rates of socio-economic change associated with the Foresight Futures (DTI 2002) have been used to consider different patterns of residential and nonresidential development associated with a range of spatial planning policies. 1 The Challenge for Coastal Management During the Third Millennium 25 Fig. 10 The 5th and 95th percentiles change to mean sea-level rise associated with three global greenhouse gas emission scenarios (From Jenkins et al. 2009) • Shoreline management – Changes to shoreline management policy have inevitable consequences for land owners and communities living in the coastal zone.
J. Dawson et al. Fig. 8 (continued) the three gas terminals in the UK receiving gas from the North Sea, and the ports at Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft. 8b). Some 35 % is considered environmentally sensitive (with Sites of Special Scientific Interest, Ramsar sites and National Nature Reserve designations), including the Norfolk Broads – a National Park and the UK’s largest nationally protected wetland, recognising its wildlife and distinct landscape character. There are sites of archaeological significance along the coastline, and recently, the oldest human footprints outside of Africa were discovered at Happisburgh.
Climate and socioeconomic change and coastal management policy have a significant influence on flood risk. This study demonstrates that the choices concerning coastal management are profound, and there are clear trade-offs between erosion and flood impacts. M. edu J. Richards ABP Marine Environmental Research, Waterside House, Town Quay, Southampton S014 2AQ, UK J. Zhou Department of Civil Engineering, University of Liverpool, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GH, UK J. Milligan • A. Jordan Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, School of Environmental Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK S.