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Coastal Risk Reduction and Resilience: Using the Full Array of Measures

Table 2: Nonstructural features at a glance.
 

GENERAL COASTAL RISK REDUCTION PERFORMANCE FACTORS:
COLLABORATION AND SHARED RESPONSIBILITY FRAMEWORK, WAVE HEIGHT, WATER LEVEL, STORM DURATION

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Floodplain
Policy and Management

Floodproofing
and Impact Reduction

Flood Warning
and
Preparedness

Relocation

Benefits/Processes

Improved and controlled floodplain development

Reduced opportunity for damages

Improved natural
coast environment

Benefits/Processes

Reduced opportunity for damages

Increased community resiliency

No increase in
flood potential elsewhere

Benefits/Processes

Reduced opportunity for damages

Increased community resiliency

Improved public awareness and responsibility

Benefits/Processes

Reduced opportunity for damages

No increase in
flood potential elsewhere

Improved natural
coast environment

Performance Factors

Wave height

Water level

Storm duration

Agency collaboration

Performance Factors

Wave height

Water level

Storm duration

Performance Factors

Wave height

Water level

Storm duration

Performance Factors

Wave height

Water level

Storm duration

Source: Coastal Risk Reduction and Resilience: Using the Full Array of Measures, page 5.

 

 

Reviewed 20 June 2016

 

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