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Develop your own coastal adaptation strategy by learning key methodologies and techniques.

The IMCORE project ran from 2008 to 2011 and was funded under the EU Interreg IVB programme.

Access or download overviews, tools, techniques and examples of visualisation tools, educational tools, legal and policy tools, future scenario techniques, etc

Practical tips for following the IMCORE approach to planning to adapt to coastal climate change 


Those interested in the theory behind the development of scenarios (including academics and high level policy makers). This output underpins the workshop guidelines.


Download the review here


Gethin While


Exploratory Scenario development, Coastal management


This Review supplies a full and lengthy detailed step-by-step breakdown of both the Normative and Exploratory scenario building processes for use in developing scenarios for coastal area, and compares their relevance in different coastal contexts. Appendix 1 supplies a full list of books and journal literature in the field as well as the best current online resources. Appendix 2 contains a glossary of common terms used in eth scenarios literature. In Appendix 3 the user will find representative samples of recent case study materials deriving from academic, governmental and corporate sources illustrating the various uses of scenario building in different adaptation contexts.


This learning portal brings together the results and lessons learned from the IMCORE project. This project was funded under the Interreg IVB programme from 2008 to 2011.

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