Parallel session 16 – Adapting coastal management

Wednesday 1 October 2014 – Day 2, 3.30-5.00pm
Room 6
Chair: Jean Palutikof (NCCARF)
IT’S THE HUMAN CONDITION, STUPID:  Why we have a behavioural and economic problem for coastal adaptation and why it needs behavioural and economic solutions
Allan Young
NSW Department of Planning and Environment, Australia
Constructing Coastal Protection on Australia’s Gold Coast
Dan Ware1,2
1Griffith Centre For Coastal Management, Australia, 2CSIRO Adaptation Flagship, Australia
Adaptation of breakwaters and seawalls with sea level rise
Ron Cox*1,2, Calvin Li2, Alice Harrison2
1ACCARNSI Civil and Environmental Engineering UNSW, Australia, 2Water Research Laboratory Civil and Environmental Engineering UNSW, Australia
Establishing an adaptation framework for the Tg. Piai Ramsar Site (No. 1289) to climate change: an assessment of its vulnerability and adaptive capacity using the DPSIR framework
Syed Mohazri Syed Hazari*, Khairulmaini Osman Salleh
Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Living with rising sea levels: the importance of the time factor
Jon Kellett1, Mark Western*2, Carol Muzyk3
1University of Adelaide, Australia, 2University of South Australia, Australia, 3District Council of Mallala, Australia