Welcome to the CORE Symposium!

While coastal resources and environment are highly valuable for mankind, over the past century they have been under increasing pressure of global change (e.g.,sea level rise, anthropogenic activities and increasing frequency of extremeclimate). Organized by the State Key Laboratory of Hydrology-Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering, the Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Coast Ocean Resources Development and Environment Security,   the general aim of the symposium on COastal Resources and Environment (CORE) is to establish a platform for international anddomestic scholars to exchange ideas, to share cutting-edge research, to promotepotential collaboration, to co-cultivate students and young researchers, and hence advance this field of the scientific knowledge and practical management know-how.