Storm Surge Reduction by Mangroves – Natural Coastal Protection Series: Report 2

Year Published : 2012
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Pages: 36
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Format: Adobe PDF
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“The Natural Coastal Protection Series are a series of technical reports investigating the role of ecosystems in coastal defence. This report explores the capacity of mangroves to reduce storm surge water levels and inundation, and hence to reduce the impact of storm surges on coastal populations and infrastructure.”

Author(s) : Anna L. McIvor, Tom Spencer, Iris Möller, and Mark Spalding
Publisher : The Nature Conservancy and Wetlands International
Copyright : Use with attribution
Target Audience/s: development workers, disaster management practitioners, local government units
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