Scientific Theme V
Towards Coastal System Sustainability by Managing Land-Ocean Interactions
- Considering how temporal and spatial scales, including the institutional dimensions, affect scientific and management perspectives of coastal change
- Classifying and comparing different settings of drivers/pressures in coastal system state interactionsand existing responses using typologies
- Linking natural, economic and human dimension sciences into ‘futures’ scenarios
- Developing management response options and participation derived from ‘futures’ scenarios, developed and assessed in collaboration with relevant policy, management and investment communities.