Social Vulnerability of Marine Resource Users to Extreme Weather Events

  title={Social Vulnerability of Marine Resource Users to Extreme Weather Events},
  author={Nadine A Marshall and Renae C. Tobin and Paul Augustine Marshall and Margaret Gooch and Alistair J Hobday},
Knowledge of vulnerability provides the foundation for developing actions that minimize impacts and supports system views that are particularly desirable. We modified a well-established model to assess and describe the vulnerability of the two major industries dependent on the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) to extreme weather events. The modification entailed distinguishing between the properties that determine exposure, sensitivity, and adaptive capacity for both the ecological and the social… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 28 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS