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Volume 17, issue 3
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 449-466, 2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-17-449-2017
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Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 449-466, 2017
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Research article 21 Mar 2017

Research article | 21 Mar 2017

Assessment of island beach erosion due to sea level rise: the case of the Aegean archipelago (Eastern Mediterranean)

Isavela N. Monioudi et al.
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This work constitutes the first comprehensive attempt to record the spatial characteristics of the Aegean island beaches (Greece) and assess the long-term and episodic sea level rise (SLR) impacts under different scenarios. Results suggest that Aegean beaches may be particularly vulnerable to SLRs, where severe impacts which could be devastating are projected by 2100. Appropriate coastal "setback zone" policies should be adopted, as they form a significant environmental and economic resource.
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