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Afdeling Kust (MOW)

English name: Coastal Division
Previous name: Administratie Waterwegen en Zeewezen; Afdeling Kust (AWZ), more

Thesaurus terms (9) : ; Coast defences; Coastal engineering; Coastal zone management; Dune management; EIA; Hydrography; Hydrometeorology; Kustweerbericht
Vrijhavenstraat 3
8400 Oostende

Tel.: +32-(0)59-55 42 11
Fax: +32-(0)59-50 70 37
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Type: Administrative

Child institute  Top | Project 
  • Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Mobiliteit en Openbare Werken; Maritieme Dienstverlening en Kust; Afdeling Kust; Kust (MOW), more

Tasks are: responsible for coastal defence; management of beaches and dunes; management and maintenance of the basic facilities for pleasure cruising in the four Flemish coastal marinas in Nieuwpoort, Oostende, Blankenberge and Zeebrugge and the coastal fishing ports of Nieuwpoort, Oostende and Zeebrugge; apply Integrated Coastal Area Management, conduct hydrographic and hydrometeorological activities in support of shipping traffic safety; management of the Oceanographic and Meteorological Office.

Project  Top | Institute 
  • SAFECOAST: Sustainable Coastal Risk Management in 2050, more

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THESEUS is funded by the European Commission within FP7-THEME 6 - Environment, including climate.
Grant 244104
1 December 2009 - 30 November 2013
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