Resources

ANCORIM tools

The project ANCORIM has elaborated several didactic tools to disseminate essential information for a non-scientific public. They gather lessons learnt from field experience and scientific progress, as well as best practices for coastal risks management.
Costal risks: how to better understand and face them

Costal risks: how to better understand and face them

This guide is an educational tool. Its objective is enabling a better knowledge of coastal risks in the regions of the european atlantic area.
School Guide

School Guide

This guide is aimed at pupils to promote a better knowledge and awareness of coastal risks, in the framework of school teaching.
User Guide

User Guide

The following document includes instructions in order to customize the information provided in the General Guide to the particular risks of a given territory.
Overview of soft coastal protection solutions

Overview of soft coastal protection solutions

Coastal zones have large ecological, social and economic functions and it is advisable to define a coastal sustainable development plan including protecting people, property and activities, while also protecting natural environments and their functioning in the coastal ecosystem.
Decision Making and Coastal Risks: A Good Practice Guide

Decision Making and Coastal Risks: A Good Practice Guide

The objective of this handbook is to provide a Good Practice Guide to facilitate the inclusion of coastal risk into decisions made in the coastal zone.

ANCORIM case studies

ANCORIM has completed 5 case studies in the partner regions about the themes coastal erosion, coastal water quality and urban planning. You can find here the final reports of these studies.

Erosion

Gâvres, Brittany (France)

Esmoriz and Cortegaça (Portugal)

Water quality

Marennes-Oléron, Poitou-Charentes (France)

Vigo, Galicia (Spain)

Planning

County Mayo (Ireland)