Applying Uncertain Science to Nature-Based Coastal Protection: Lessons From Shallow Wetland-Dominated Shores

  title={Applying Uncertain Science to Nature-Based Coastal Protection: Lessons From Shallow Wetland-Dominated Shores},
  author={Iris M{\"o}ller},
  journal={Frontiers in Environmental Science},
  • I. Möller
  • Published 2019
  • Geography
  • Frontiers in Environmental Science
Climate change and associated sea-level rise alongside the potential for alterations in the magnitude and frequency of extreme storm events, rapidly rising coastal populations, and a legacy of coastal land reclamation have led to the consideration of nature-based approaches towards coastal flood and erosion protection over recent years. The descriptions of such approaches highlight the flood protection value of natural coastal features but examples of their implementation remain few and far… Expand

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