Can your community cope with rising tides?

Timothy D Ramm, Christopher J White, Christopher S Watson, Sonia Graham

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Abstract

As Texas and the Caribbean recover from the North Atlantic hurricane season, it is time for coastal communities to reflect on what makes a resilient community in the face of more frequent storm events, rising sea levels and changing coastal flooding patterns. How would you be affected? Would we fare any better in Australia?
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5-6
Number of pages2
JournalAustralian Journal of Emergency Management
Volume33
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2018

Keywords

  • storm events
  • community resilience
  • disaster recovery
  • floods
  • coastal flooding patterns
  • Australia
  • rising sea level
  • coastal communities

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