Historically, the European North Sea Coast has regularly been affected by disastrous storm surges. The projected impacts of climate change may lead to increased hazards and, thus, to the need to enhance resilience.
“The risk management at the Wadden Sea region should be seen as a multi-hazard task. We should consider different hazards such as demographic change, storm surges etc.”, says Birgit Gerkensmeier.
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