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View from the blog-o-sphereBLOG: “We want good evacuation measures, no large seawalls!”

By Marie-Jose Vervest– Wetlands International – March 26, 2015
What is the best approach to restore and protect a coastline that was hit by a Tsunami? Driven by my own involvement in mangrove restoration after the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami and ‘Building with Nature’ approaches with Wetlands International, I attended the event ‘Global approaches to coastal resilience’ organized by READY Asia-Pacific  at the WCDRR in Sendai. In this session coastal protection measures after the March 11th 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan were discussed. For full blog post, click here.

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