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Definition of Coastal area:
The land and sea areas bordering the shoreline.
This is the common definition for Coastal area, other definitions can be discussed in the article
See also: Definitions of coastal terms
- ↑ Mangor, K., Drønen, N. K., Kaergaard, K.H. and Kristensen, N.E. 2017. Shoreline management guidelines. DHI https://www.dhigroup.com/marine-water/ebook-shoreline-management-guidelines