Climate change is the most formidable challenge that our ever-increasing world population faces, and it poses special problems for those living near coasts. People have always been attracted to the coast, as a place to live and work, and to relax. By 2050, around half of the world’s population is expected to live near the coast, the vast majority in developing countries. How will we cope with rapidly rising sea levels and more intense and frequent storm surges?
|Title of host publication||The Sand Motor|
|Subtitle of host publication||A Nature-based Response to Climate Change|
|Editors||Arjen Luijendijk, Alexander van Oudenhoven|
|Publisher||Delft University Press|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|