Thematic Group Leads
Focus: Regional adaptive ecosystem based management for coastal catchments and territorial seas. Approach: CEM to work through regional members and with regional offices.
Phase 1. Scope current situation and 5 to 25 year outlook for coastal ecosystem management.
o Use of visible services
o Reliance and impacts on invisible services
o Cost of replacement or adaptation
o Redlist of threatened species
o Redlist of threatened ecosystems
o Critical and or sensitive habitats of economic species
Phase 2. Develop, and work with the Secretariat, to raise funding and in-kind support for projects to implement and advance coastal and marine EBM. Engage with EMP, WCPA, CEESP, CEL and the IUCN Marine Program to achieve coherence and mutual coordination of marine and coastal actions.