Innovative coastal technologies for safer European coasts in a changing climate
FP7 Project with U.S. partner
Short name and number
Environment including Climate change
Coastal areas are vital economic hubs in terms of settlement, industry, agriculture, trade and tourism to mention some key sectors. There are already many coastal problems including erosion, flood risk and long-term habitat deterioration. As economies continue to develop the asset base at risk will grow, while accelerating climate change will increase the likelihood of damaging extreme events, as well as accelerate habitat decline.
Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Latvia, Poland, Spain, The Netherlands, United Kingdom, United States, Russia and China.
Name of US Partner
University of Delaware
ALMA MATER STUDIORUM-UNIVERSITA DI BOLOGNA