Competing visions? Simulating alternative coastal futures using a GIS-ANN web application

@inproceedings{Morgado2014CompetingVS,
  title={Competing visions? Simulating alternative coastal futures using a GIS-ANN web application},
  author={Paulo Morgado and Eduardo Gomes and Nuno Marques da Costa},
  year={2014}
}
Abstract In this paper, we demonstrate the use of scenario building in the context of contested land use visions. We examine a small coastal community located 20 kms south of Lisbon. In Almada – Trafaria/Costa da Caparica, competing stakeholders such as central government, local government, environmental NGO's and private companies each have competing development visions for the area. These include the development of recreation and leisure facilities, a container terminal and the re… CONTINUE READING