Coastal cities in Northern Europe are facing a growing threat from sea level rise. Can their climate adaptation measures help?
Tag: coastal adaptation
A new report examines the climate adaptation strategies of Mediterranean coastal cities facing sea level rise.
NZ Thames-Coromandel District Council's Coastal Management Strategy identifies the context and coastal climate adaptation challenges.
Traditional climate adaptation strategies are not sufficient. New approaches that combine technology and nature-based solution are needed.
With the sea levels rising twice the rate, owners could see their coastal properties uninsurable earlier than expected. Who will pay?
The "Summary for Policymakers Headline Statements" gives a concise overview of the report findings and can guide climate adaptation priority.
Read this research report, "Transformative Adaptation to Climate Change and Informal Settlements in Coastal Cities"
The study investigates the impacts of climate change on infrastructures and people. It applies climate adaptation engineering to address these issues.
The USA National Park Service has 24 case studies of coastal adaptation, giving excellent examples of infrastructure and coastal adaptation strategies.
The study is about the nature-based horizontal levee that serves as flood protection, improves water quality, and as a climate adaptation measure.