3.2 Adaptation techniques and strategies

Author: Sebastian Weissenberger

There are numerous adaptation techniques to climate change, sea level rise and coastal erosion, of which we will present some. It is important to chose adaptation strategies before selecting specific techniques, which is not always the case. Choosing a strategy requires to step back and adopt a wider perspective, to put more effort into planning, to have access to more information and to lead more consultations.

This picture shows a tide gauge in front of a port city.