Open source tools to support Integrated Coastal Management and Maritime Spatial Planning

Stefano Menegon, Alessandro Sarretta, Andrea Barbanti, Elena Gissi & Chiara Venier
This paper describes an open source suite of libraries and tools to support research activities on marine and coastal environment. The suite was initially implemented for the ADRIPLAN portal, an integrated web platform aimed at supporting Maritime Spatial Planning (MSP) activities and other activities concerning the managing of marine environment for the Adriatic-Ionian region. The main elements of the implemented solutions are: i) a GeoNode implementation for sharing geospatial datasets and maps; ii) a new...