The Characteristics of Foreign and Domestic Coastal Zone Management Indicator System

국내외 연안구역관리 지표체계의 특성

  • Nam, Kwang-Woo (Department of Urban Design & Development, Kyungsung University) ;
  • Oh, Ji-Hoon (Department of Urban Design & Development, Kyungsung University)
  • 남광우 (경성대학교 도시공학과) ;
  • 오지훈 (경성대학교 도시공학과)
  • Received : 2012.01.10
  • Accepted : 2012.02.10
  • Published : 2012.02.29


Coastal zone management indicators are being used as an important means of decision making in the process of policy establishment for integrated coastal management and implementation, and these indicators are very useful tools that enable the evaluation of the coastal zone management from an integrated perspective, the understanding and analysis of interactions according to each department. Accordingly, most of organizations in international society and advanced coastal states tend to develop coastal zone management indicator system in order to check current coastal environment, social and economic status, also to grasp effectiveness of the coastal zone management policy. In this research, therefore, the characteristics of coastal zone management indicator system was drawn through understanding of strength and weakness, and conducting comparative analysis of the coastal zone management indicator system according to each level having classified domestic and international coastal zone management indicator system into three aspects at large: natural and environmental aspect; social and economic aspect; and network aspect. As a result, following features were drawn as the common characteristics among the cases in the advanced coastal states: the management means for realization of sustainable coastal zone management; scientific decision making tools for various stakeholders; evaluation means for effectiveness of coastal zone integrated management; and dualization of coastal zone management indicator system; etc. Lastly, based on these common values revealed in the domestic and international coastal management indicator system, a suggestion for correct establishment of the domestic coastal management indicators was proposed in the regional aspect.


Supported by : 경성대학교


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