Month: July 2021

 Stuart H Bettington1 and William Blank2 1 Royal HaskoningDHV, Brisbane, Australia,  stuart.bettington@rhdhv.com 2 Hall Construction, Buderim, AUSTRALIA. Keywords: reef, atoll, climate change coastal erosion, seawall, nourishment, groyne, dredge. The nation of Tuvalu is made up of a series of low...
  • July 26, 2021
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Rick Plain Royal HaskoningDHV Abstract: Wooli Beach has a long history of coastal instability and the village of Wooli is at significant risk from storm erosion and longer-term recession. The Coastal Zone Management Plan (CZMP) prepared in 2016 recommended a...
  • July 22, 2021
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Dr Tayanah O’Donnell Future Earth Australia Abstract: There is significant debate and contestation over how climate change adaptation measures are to be implemented in and for developed coastlines. This paper will discuss empirical research spanning several years of research in...
  • July 13, 2021
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Associate Professor Scott Smithers1 James Cook University Abstract: Although they are often small, low-lying and relatively young, reef islands are home to many Australians, can support key ecosystem functions, and many are culturally significant.  They are also threatened by climate...
  • July 6, 2021
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