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Integrated coastal zone management

Semester 2

Coastal Zone: planning and integrated management. Main characteristics of the coastal zone. Problems and risks. ICZM elements. The general model. Phases: planning, diagnosis, implementing and evaluation. The ICZM in the European Union: policy and laws. The Mediterranean Protocol. The green book on Maritime Policy. The ICZM in Spain as an example of implementation: policy and laws. The Spanish strategy. 
Practical work: Integrated management and Conservation of Coastal Zones: Spanish case studies.