Coastal Planning Advisor


Decision-making, particularly in a team environment, benefits from using an established process. This guide provides easy-to-use steps for decision-making centered on 12 key coastal management issues, including climate change and land use planning. Use the Coastal Planning Advisor to get teams on the same page, facilitate a collaborative process, assign tasks, and write grant proposals.

This Guide Features

  • Questions. Queries posed within each step are designed to get the team thinking and gathering the right information; you decide which steps and questions are applicable, or develop your own.
  • A workbook-like approach. This format makes it easy to share the customized process and gather collaborative input from team members.
  • Additional help. Case studies and links to relevant resources for each issue are included.
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