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Study of Tidal Shoreline Management in Virginia: Recommendations for Living Shorelines and Tidal Resources Sustainability

Categories: Environment,Laws/Regulations,Natural Resources,Virginia Issues

http://leg2.state.va.us/dls/h&sdocs.nsf/By+Year/SD162010/$file/SD16.pdf

Reviews tidal shoreline management in Virginia, compares it with management of shorelines in Massachusetts, North Carolina, and Maryland, and offers recommendations for promoting living shorelines and protection of shoreline resources.  From the Virginia Institute of Marine Science