Coastal Management and Climate Change

Beach2The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Climate Change, Water, the Environment and the Arts released its white paper Inquiry Into Climate Change and Environmental Impacts on Coastal Communities on Monday. A major recommendation is for the creation of an intergovernmental coastal management agency to deal with the consequences of rising sea levels caused by climate change.

Further resources on climate change and coastal management listed below:

OzCoasts – Australian Online Coastal Information

CSIRO – Oceans and Coasts

Coasts and Marine – Australian Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts

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