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Coastal Zone Threats and Management - Europe's Environment: The Dobris Assessment (Chapter 35)

35.1 - Introduction
35.2 - Definition of the coastal zone
35.2.1 - The variable coast
35.3 - Coastal zone processes
35.4 - The problems: causes and consequences
35.4.1 - Physical modifications and habitat loss
35.4.1.1 - Coastal erosion
35.4.1.2 - Habitat loss and degradation
35.4.2 - Contamination and coastal pollution
35.4.2.1 - Type and origins of contaminants
35.4.2.2 - Catchment management
35.4.2.3 - Wastewater disposal
35.4.2.4 - The fate and impact of nutrients
35.4.2.5 - Environmental impact of other contaminants
35.4.2.6 - Litter
35.5 - Goals and strategies for coastal zone management
35.6 - Conclusions
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