Conference 2007
Summary Leaflet
Training Pack
Good Practice Guide
CD-rom of resources
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RESPONSE is a 3-year project (2003-2006) led by the Isle of Wight Centre for the Coastal Environment, UK, supported by the LIFE financial instrument of the European Union
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Project Partners

The Partners bring a wide range of experience of managing the impacts of natural hazards in the coastal zones of the UK, France, Italy and Poland:

Centre for the Coastal Environment, Isle of Wight Council, UK IRPI Institute of Perugia, National Research Council (CNR), Italy Bureau de Recherches Gèologiques et Minieres, France Regione Marche, Autoritý di Bacino Regionale, Italy Provincia di Pesaro e Urbino, Italy Provincia di Macerata, Italy Maritime Office in Gdynia, Poland Scarborough Borough Council, UK SCOPAC Regional Coastal Group, UK

Case Study Areas

The methodology for the development of a series of coastal evolution and risk maps has been tested in 5 'regional' coastal study areas, each including a variety of coastal landforms. These study areas are:

  • Central-southern coast, England (on the Channel/La Manche)
  • North Yorkshire coast, England (on the North Sea)
  • Regione Marche coast, Italy (on the Adriatic)
  • Aquitaine coast, France (on the Atlantic)
  • Languedoc-Roussillon coast, France (on the Mediterranean)
  Regional Study areas
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