Articles, lectures, and videos are attached and linked below.
Neo Video(2020) :
Based on the questions below, discuss the pros and cons of coastal reclamation.
- What is coastal reclamation? Refer to the lecture video/slides.
- As Sengupta et al. (2018) show us, there has been a surge in coastal reclamation across the world. Why is it getting popular? What are main purposes? What benefits does coastal reclamation bring to the society?
- Choi’s article (2019) and the Neo video (2020) highlight the contentious/controversial aspects of coastal reclamation. What are the social and ecological impacts of coastal reclamation? Also, is coastal reclamation economically viable?
- Given all the knowledge you’ve acquired, what is your own view on coastal reclamation? On what basis would you support it? On what basis would you oppose it?
- the rule of CSC — a clear, specific, and coherent writing; and
- the length of the writing ( 400 words).