qThis volume presents the proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Coastal Management, held 15-17 October 2003 in Brighton, United Kingdom. The purpose of the conference was to translate policy into practice in terms of the management of coastal zones within the overall goal of achieving sustainable development. The objectives of the conference were fully supported by the European Commission and DEFRA, the lead government department for coastal issues in the UK. The wide-ranging and topical papers in this volume are an extremely valuable contribution to the debate on integrated coastal zone management.q... the SMPs, of which 5 (3 1%) are known to have been implemented and the remaining 1 1 are still in the planning/design ... generation of SMPs will clarify the process to achieve a number of the aspirations outlined in the DEFRA SMP Guideanbsp;...
|Title||:||International Conference on Coastal Management 2003|
|Publisher||:||Thomas Telford - 2003-01-01|