Project Deliverables

Below you can find the list of deliverables for the EVREST project.

Concluded deliverables can be downloaded through hyperlinks.

Reports

Reports on Tasks
  • Remote Sensing Database Report [related task: 1] | pdf file
  • Wave dataset report [related task: 1]
  • Sea Level database report for the Portuguese coast [related task: 1]
  • Wave and storm climate report [related task: 2]
  • Sea Level Rise dataset report [related task: 2] | pdf file, in Portuguese
  • Synthetic report on geomorphological evolution of the study sites [related task: 3] | pdf file
  • Synthetic modelling report on barrier island and lagoon system evolution under future scenarios [related task: 4]
  • Synthetic report on the resilience of the system and its subsystems [related task: 5]
Administrative Reports
Reports on Project Meetings
  • Progress Report on the First Meeting | pdf file
  • Progress Report on the Third Meeting/Workshop | pdf file
Reports on Fieldwork
Datasets
  • Aerial photographs, orthophotographs and high-resolution, LIDAR-based, terrain models; period: 1947 to 2014 [related task: 1] | slideshow of raster datasets for Barreta, Culatra, Tavira and Cabanas and Cacela
  • Wave recordings and hindcasting time-series; period: 1950 to 2015 [related task: 2]
  • Sea level time-series; period: 1950 to 2015 [related task: 2]

Scientific publications

Six papers in peer-reviewed international journals, six communications in international conferences and three in national conferences are planned [related task: 6]. As the project is in progress, the list of available publications is regularly updated:

Articles in scientific journals
  • Carrasco, A.R. (2019). Simple assessment of spatio-temporal evolution of salt marshes ecological services. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution, 7: 77. | Full paper [link]
  • Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Ferreira, Ó., Carrasco, A.R., Costas, S., Plomaritis, T., 2019. Impacts of human interventions on the evolution of the Ria Formosa barrier island system (S. Portugal). Geomorphology, 343: 129-144. | Full paper [link]
  • Matias, A., Carrasco, A.R., Loureiro, C., Masselink, G., Andriolo, U., McCall, R., Ferreira, Ó., Plomaritis, T.A., Pacheco, A., Guerreiro, M. (2019). Field measurements and hydrodynamic modelling to evaluate the importance of factors controlling overwash. Coastal Engineering, 152: 103523 | Full paper [link]
  • Ferreira, Ó., Plomaritis, T.A., Costas, S. (2018). Effectiveness Assessment of Risk Reduction Measures at Coastal Areas Using a Decision Support System: Findings from Emma Storm. Science of The Total Environment. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.478 | Full paper [link]
  • Carrasco, A. R., Plomaritis, T., Reyns, J., Ferreira, Ó., & Roelvink, D. (2018). Tide circulation patterns in a coastal lagoon under sea-level rise. Ocean Dynamics. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10236-018-1178-0 | Full paper [link]
Articles international scientific conferences
  • Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Costas, S., Carrasco, A.R., Ferreira, Ó. & Plomaritis, T. (2019). Assessment of Natural and Anthropic Drivers to the Evolution of Ria Formosa Barrier Island System, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Coastal Sediments 2019, Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida, USA, 27 – 31 May 2019, pp. 57-70 | link to proceedings
  • Carrasco, A.R., Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Costas, S. & Ferreira, Ó. (2018). Ecosystem processes and service provision in salt marshes facing varying sediment availability, In: Resumos do IX Simpósio MIA2018, IX Symposium on the Iberian Atlantic Margin, Coimbra, 4-7 September 2018 | Extended abstract [pdf] | Poster [pdf]
  • Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Carrasco, A. R., Costas, S., Ferreira, O., Plomaritis, T. A., & Vieira, G. (2018). Assessing the Resilience of the Ria Formosa Barrier Island System: Preliminary Findings. In: N. Theodossiou, C. Christodoulatos, A. Koutsospyros, D. Karpouzos, & Z. Mallios (Eds.), Protection and Restoration of the Environment XIV, Thessaloniki, Greece, pp. 511–521 | Full paper [pdf]
  • Kombiadou, K., Matias, A., Carrasco, R., Ferreira, Ó., Costas, S. and Vieira, G. (2018). Towards Assessing the Resilience of Complex Coastal Systems: Examples from Ria Formosa (South Portugal). In: Shim, J.-S., Chun, I., and Lim, H.S. (eds.), Proceedings from the International Coastal Symposium (ICS) 2018 (Busan, Republic of Korea). Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue No. 85, pp. 646–650 | Full paper [pdf]
  • Matias, A., Carrasco, A.R., Ramos, A., Borges, R. (2018). Coastal geology to children through performative arts. EGU General Assembly 2018, 8–13 April 2018, Vienna, Austria, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 20, EGU2018-2729. | Full paper [pdf]
  • Matias, A., Carrasco, A.R., Loureiro, C., Andriolo, U., Masselink, G., Guerreiro, M., Pacheco, A., McCall, R., Ferreira, Ó., Plomaritis, T. (2017). Measuring and modelling overwash hydrodynamics on a barrier island. Coastal Dynamics 2017 Conference, 12-16 June 2017, Helsingør, Denmark. | Full paper [pdf] | Conference programme
Articles in national scientific conferences
  • Matias A., Carrasco A.R., Ramos A & Borges R. (2018). “Recurso à dança criativa e storytelling para a comunicação de ciência”, In: Livro de Resumos do 6º Congresso SciCom PT, Figueira de Castelo Rodrigo, Portugal, 10-12 October 2018 | Book of Abstracts | poster
  • Madeira F. & Antunes C., (2018). Análise da variabilidade relativa do Nível do Mar para a região do Algarve. 5as Jornadas de Engenharia Hidrográfica, June 19, 2018, Lisbon, Portugal | Full paper [pdf]
  • Matias, A., Kombiadou, K., Carrasco, A.R., Ferreira, Ó., Costas, S., Plomaritis, T. (2017). The EVREST project: evolution and resilience of barrier Island systems. 4ª Conferência sobre Morfodinâmica Estuarina e Costeira, 18-19 de Maio de 2017, Porto, Portugal. | abstract (Conference Book of Abstracts) [pdf] | Conference programme
  • Matias, A., Carrasco, A.R., Loureiro, C., Andriolo, U., Masselink, G., Guerreiro, M., Pacheco, A., McCall, R., Ferreira, Ó., Plomaritis, T. (2017). Parameters influencing overwash hydrodynamics. 4ª Conferência sobre Morfodinâmica Estuarina e Costeira, 18-19 de Maio de 2017, Porto, Portugal. | abstract (Conference Book of Abstracts) [pdf] | Conference programme
Master theses
  • Xabier Herrero Otero (2018). Evaluation of coastal barrier constructive processes on Barreta Island, Southern Portugal, University of Algarve & Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
  • Dimitra Alkisti Pliatsika (2018). Exploring aeolian sediment transport potentials and aeolian activity at Ria Formosa. MSc Marine and Coastal Systems, University of Algarve. [link]
  • Gustavo Carvalho Braga Vieira (ongoing). Storm impact and recovery of sand barriers after extreme events. MSc Marine and Coastal Systems, University of Algarve.
  • Pedro Miguel de Sousa Vinagre Amado (ongoing). Salt marsh response to changing hydrodynamics: the case of Ancão Inlet migration (Ria Formosa coastal lagoon). MSc Marine and Coastal Systems, University of Algarve.
Other
  • EVREST website
  • Exhibition module for the general public