Policy paper

Coastal pathfinder evaluation: An assessment of the five largest pathfinder projects

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

This report provides an in-depth assessment of the five largest coastal change pathfinder projects.



It includes detailed consideration of the performance and potential development of ‘rollback’ and ‘buy and lease back’ schemes which were trialed by these Pathfinder projects.

Further information

Flooding and coastal change