Ecological Marine Structures

Measures related to ecological opportunities to address flood risk

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Ecological Marine Structures

DESCRIPTION:
Ecological marine structures refer to enhancements to existing or new structures that facilitate the development of marine habitat. These features augment the amount of light and/or habitat area and quality within the tidal range..



WATER LEVEL RANGE:
DESIGN LIFE:
IMPACT ON THE WATERFRONT:
Intertidal to subtidalVariesVaries



SHORELINE LOCATION: VariesADAPTABILITY:CONSTRUCTION COST:
Medium

TBD




COASTAL FLOOD HAZARDS MITIGATED:





Sea Level Rise
Storm Surge
Groundwater
Waves
Erosion




Types of Ecological Marine Structures:
Click the images and links below to explore types of Ecological Marine Structures.


Ecological Concrete StructureIncrease Light Below Deck



Head back to the Measures Explorer to check out other flood and seismic measures.


Measures related to ecological opportunities to address flood risk

Looking for more? Head back to the Measures Explorer to check out other flood and seismic measures.


Ecological Marine Structures

DESCRIPTION:
Ecological marine structures refer to enhancements to existing or new structures that facilitate the development of marine habitat. These features augment the amount of light and/or habitat area and quality within the tidal range..



WATER LEVEL RANGE:
DESIGN LIFE:
IMPACT ON THE WATERFRONT:
Intertidal to subtidalVariesVaries



SHORELINE LOCATION: VariesADAPTABILITY:CONSTRUCTION COST:
Medium

TBD




COASTAL FLOOD HAZARDS MITIGATED:





Sea Level Rise
Storm Surge
Groundwater
Waves
Erosion




Types of Ecological Marine Structures:
Click the images and links below to explore types of Ecological Marine Structures.


Ecological Concrete StructureIncrease Light Below Deck



Head back to the Measures Explorer to check out other flood and seismic measures.


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