FD2303 - Coastal Defence Vulnerability 2075

Theme:Strategy and Policy Development
Project status:Completed
Start date:01/06/2000
End date:31/05/2001
Keywords:
  • Risk,
  • Environmental Protection,
  • Land,
  • Coastal Defence,
  • Flood and Coastal Defence
Contractor:
  • HR Wallingford Ltd
Contact:

SUMMARY OBJECTIVE:


To produce a methodology that will allow the assessment of the likely change to coastal flood and erosion risk over a 75 year timescale. To assess the changes in flooding and erosion due to climate change and the relative importance of the factors contributing to the vulnerability change.


KEY

CUSTOMER PURPOSE:


To improve planning for flood and coastal defence strategies and provide data for inclusion in future Shoreline Management Plans.