Integrated Catchment Management

Coastal Erosion Management Manual

Year of Publication : 2003 
Region: (e.g. Canterbury or NZ-wide) Auckland
Description: From website:
The Coastal Erosion Management Manual presents information and advice to assist users of the Auckland coastal environment to understand the nature of coastal erosion hazards and the environmental effects of implementing a particular response. The CEMM promotes a 5-step process:

1. Identify and confirm the coastal erosion ‘problem’
2. Determine the cause of the problem
3. Understand the environmental context of the erosion
4. Assess and screen a range of management options
5. Select the appropriate option