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Author International Conference on Instability - Planning and Management (2002 : Ventnor, Isle of Wight, England)

Title Instability : planning and management : seeking sustainable solutions to ground movement problems : proceedings of the international conference organised by the Centre for the Coastal Environment, Isle of Wight Council, and held in Ventnor. Isle of Wight, UK on 20-23rd May 2002 / edited by Robin G. MacInnes and Jenny Jakeways
Published London : Thomas Telford, 2002


Description 1 online resource (762 pages) : illustrations, maps
Summary During 2000/2001 exceptionally high winter rainfall resulted in major ground instability problems on the Isle of Wight, and coincided with the completion of important research on the predicted impacts of climate change on unstable coastal and mountainous areas. These proceedings highlight the importance of implementing coastal and landslide management strategies and integrating the research findings into strategic planning and development control policies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Earth movements -- Congresses
Risk assessment -- Congresses
Emergency management -- Congresses
Land use -- Planning -- Congresses
Natural disaster warning systems -- Congresses
Earth movements.
Emergency management.
Land use -- Planning.
Natural disaster warning systems.
Risk assessment.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author McInnes, Robin.
Jakeways, Jenny.
Isle of Wight Centre for the Coastal Environment
LC no. 2007532832
ISBN 9780727747921