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López Royo, M. (author), Burgmeijer, M. (author), Verhagen, H.J. (author)
Sectoral professionals, like coastal engineers, need to know how to cooperate in a multi-disciplinary environment, as well as how to present substantial information to (political) decision makers. In order to train (coastal engineering) students in this matter, Unesco-IHE and TU Delft have in their curriculum an Integrated Coastal Zone...
conference paper 2015
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Burgmeijer, M.A. (author), Verhagen, H.J. (author), Van der Wegen, M. (author)
Integrated Coastal Zone Management (ICZM) is an interdisciplinary process by definition. Individual actors in CZM need to cooperate and communicate to come to an optimum management strategy for the coastal zone. Because engineers focus on finding the “best” solution in engineering terms, they often are quite surprised that in the end of the day...
conference paper 2011
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Verhagen, H.J. (author)
Worldwide there is a need for training of engineers to work within the framework of Coastal Zone Management. This has effects on the education of engineers. Moreover, the requirements for an educational program for coastal engineers from developing countries are quite different from the requirements for the training of engineers from the...
conference paper 1995
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Verhagen, H.J. (author), Pilarczyk, K.W. (author), Loman, G.J.A. (author)
In the Netherlands we have a strong tradition in making zoning regulations, town and country planning, and so on The Ministry of Environmental Affairs, Town and Country Planning and Housing is one of the most important ministries in this country In matters of planning the basis is the "memorandum on town and country planning", which is renewed...
conference paper 1994
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Hillen, R. (author), Van de Wetering, B.G.M. (author), Verhagen, H.J. (author)
The Southern North Sea is bordered by Great-Britain, France, Belgium, The Netherlands, Germany and Denmark. The North Sea basin and its adjacent shorelines are intensively used. Management of the basin and the coastal zone is therefore essential. Because of the small scale of the area, the dense population and the big scale of the interactions,...
conference paper 1993
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Verhagen, H.J. (author), Pilarczyk, K.W. (author)
The coast is a very important aspect of life in the Netherlands. 60 % of the Netherlands is below the sea level, everyone lives less than 200 km from a beach, and for most people the sea is less than 50 km away. But in the Netherlands there is officially no Agency for Coastal Zone Management, neither are there laws on Coastal Zone Management. On...
conference paper 1992
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Verhagen, H.J. (author)
The government of The Netherlands has decided in the summer of 1990 to maintai.n the coastline at the position of 1990. This will be done mainly by artificial beach nourishment. The costs will be paid by the national government. The purpose of this coastal maintenance is to maintain a sufficient level of safety and to maintain the various...
conference paper 1991
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Verhagen, H.J. (author)
The 350 km long Dutch coast along the North Sea is characterized by alternating coastal stretches of accretion and erosion resp. resulting in seaward and landward displacement retreats of the shoreline. Places of accretion and erosion also vary in time. Behind the dunes are low lying polders (very often with a ground level even below the low...
conference paper 1990
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