S.C. Sea Grant Consortium

S.C. Sea Grant Publications

Coastal Heritage – You Are Here: New Horizons for Geography

In recent years, researchers have described the importance of geography in our daily lives. Where we live, geographers say, profoundly affects how we live. Now a growing number of government planners are using new geographic tools to manage development, conserve natural resources, and protect lives and property during hurricanes and other natural disasters.