Maitane Olabarrieta

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A methodology has been developed to carry out an integrated oil spill vulnerability index, V, for coastal environments. This index takes into account the main physical, biological and socio-economical characteristics by means of three intermediate indexes. Three different integration methods (worst-case, average and survey-based) along with ESI-based(More)
Oyster reefs provide myriad ecosystem services, including water quality improvement, fisheries and other faunal support, shoreline protection from erosion and storm surge, and economic productivity. However, their role in directing flow during non-storm conditions has been largely neglected. In regions where oyster reefs form near the mouth of estuarine(More)
ALVAREZ-ELLACURIA, A.; ORFILA, A.; OLABARRIETA, M.; MEDINA, R.; VIZOSO, G., and TINTORÉ, J., 2010. A nearshore wave and current operational forecasting system. Journal of Coastal Research, 26(3), 503–509. West Palm Beach (Florida), ISSN 0749-0208. An operational forecasting system for nearshore waves and wave-induced currents is presented. The forecasting(More)
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