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Coastal systems studies and sustainable developmment

COMAR Interregional Scientific Conference (1991 Paris, France)

Coastal systems studies and sustainable developmment

proceedings of the COMAR Interregional Scientific Conference, UNESCO, Paris, 21-25 May 1991

by COMAR Interregional Scientific Conference (1991 Paris, France)

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Published by UNESCO in [Paris] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coastal zone management -- Congresses.,
  • Oceanography -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesProceedings of the COMAR Interregional Scientific Conference.
    Statementco-sponsored by UNESCO ... [et al.].
    SeriesUnesco technical papers in marine science -- 64
    ContributionsUnesco.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB450.2 .C652 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 276 p. :
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18812336M

    possible to characterize coastal zones in terms of inter-related physical, bio-chemical and socio-eco-nomic systems with particular processes and func-tions. Coastal resource systems, therefore, generate a diversity of economic goods and services (Fig. 1) of significant value to current and future generations. Environment, Development and Sustainability is an international, multidisciplinary journal covering all aspects of the environmental impacts of socio-economic development. Concerned with the complex interactions between development and environment, its purpose is to seek ways and means for achieving sustainability in all human activities aimed.

    CSE projects are designed to last a decade or more with minimal maintenance. Beach nourishment is sustainable and cost-effective along many developed coasts simply because the rate of sand loss is relatively low and the cost of sand replacement is much less than the cost of property abandonment or relocation. Beach. Sustainable coastal planning Conclusion 7. Conclusions Introduction Integrated coastal management The Victorian experience A pathway to sustainable coastal planning

    for sustainable resources use is to establish pride in the coastal environment by positively influencing and involving school children in most if not all of the activities. Chapter 4 COASTAL MANAGEMENf PLANS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENf The Coastal Regulation Zones (CRZ) 88 Management Policy 89 Coastal Management 90 Systems Approach 90 Legislative and Institutional Support 92 Coastal Environmental Scenario 93 Environmental Stress on the Coastal Zone 93 India's National Coastal Policy


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