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Coastal Zone Management Act - Developing a Framework for Identifying Performance Indicators
(H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics, and the Environment, 2003)
In 1972, Congress passed the Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA) to "preserve, protect, develop, and, where possible, restore or enhance the resources of the Nation's coastal zone for this and succeeding generations." It ...
Human Links to Coastal Disasters
(H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics, and the Environment, 2002)
Within a broad vulnerability framework, this report examines human factors influencing vulnerability, beginning with policies and practices that drive coastal development. Subsequent chapters make a unique contribution to ...
Innovation by Design
(H. John Heinz III Center for Science, Economics, and the Environment, 2004)
This report is aimed at coastal managers in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors at all levels - local, state, regional, and national. However, opportunities for improvements in the networks that facilitate innovation, ...
Hidden Costs of Coastal Hazards
(Island Press, 2000)
This report is dedicated to decisionmakers - both policymakers and planners - who are interested in learning about the categories of costs and risks associated with weather-related coastal hazards. This audience includes ...