SCOR/IOC WG 89
Sea Level and Erosion of the World's Coastlines
Chair: Paul Komar (USA)
Other Full Members:
M. Baba (India), R. Dean (USA), K. Dyer (UK), Terry Healy (New Zealand), N. Lanfredi (Argentina), and J. Terwindt (Netherlands)
Associate Member: Ying Wang (China-Beijing)
Terms of Reference
- To examine the applicability of the existing models for prediction of coastal erosion dependent upon sea level rise, and formulate a programme of investigations for their verification or rejection.
- To evaluate differences between short- and long-term sea level rises on beach erosion
- To recommend strategies for monitoring programmes on coastal erosion for coastlines which lack a data base.
- To produce a report for SCOR which addresses these questions.
Financial Sponsors: SCOR