This first fieldwork session was exploratory,…
This report is a result of a field work - it took an environmental and physical approach of the situation of Kiribati with the objectives to better understand the formation and recent evolution of sedimentary coasts, in particular tropical islands (Indian Ocean and Caribbean Sea archipelagos) and to analyze interrelations between physical processes and human development to determine the nature and extent of anthropogenic impacts, particularly in coral reef environments as well as to evaluate the exposure of islands to coastal hazards related to climate and climate change.
|Publisher||Environment and Conservation Division-MELAD|
|Modified||15 February 2022|
|Release Date||25 June 2021|
|Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location||Kiribati|
|Contact Name||Professor Virginie DUVAT-MAGNAN|
|Contact Email||[email protected]|