By Liette Vasseur,Mary J. Thornbush,Steve Plante
This brief is in accordance with an research that used to be played at the 2010 wintry weather storms that brought on substantial harm to coastal groups in Atlantic Canada. the risks that occurred were linked to hurricane surge,
high waves, coastal erosion, and flooding. The research lined a large multisite longitudinal undertaking, the place a participatory motion examine (PAR) approach was used to know the way humans in 10 coastal groups understand and event severe climate occasions and to augment their ability to conform and enhance their resilience. This brief exposes the result of 2 sequence of interviews and actions that have been carried out through the venture, in addition to the teachings learned, and common parts that are meant to be thought of while researchers collaborate with groups to outline model and resilience strategies. It makes a major contribution to the applying of PAR as an built-in (social-ecological) method of resilience and the way such an approach can be adapted also to different communities.
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Adaptation to Coastal Storms in Atlantic Canada (SpringerBriefs in Geography) by Liette Vasseur,Mary J. Thornbush,Steve Plante