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Vulnerability of Nearshore Ecosystems from Rapid Intensive Coastal Development

The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment pointed out that coastal systems are among the most productive systems in the world and are experiencing acute pressures from growing population and exploitation. It found that the greatest threat is development-related loss of habitats and services, while degradation from other exploitation also poses severe problems.

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https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/content/documents/632982-Jilan-Vulnerability%20of%20Nearshore%20Ecosystems%20from%20Rapid%20Inensive%20Coastal%20Development.pdf