This module provides an introduction to various aspects of climate change in estuaries. The module addresses the following questions:
- Why assess climate change risk in estuaries?
- How do estuaries function?
- What are the main types of estuaries in NSW?
- How does climate change affect estuaries?
The module contains an overview of the remaining reports and introduces the framework for assessment, a conceptual road map for assessing climate change risk in estuaries, as shown below.