WIT Press


Decision Support System: A Concept For Success In Coastal Sea Quality Management?

Price

Free (open access)

Paper DOI

10.2495/WP990171

Volume

33

Pages

10

Published

1999

Size

1,726 kb

Author(s)

Snjezana Knezic & Jure Margeta

Abstract

Coastal sea management along with the most adequate coastal sea protection strategy, especially pollution control and sewerage system management, is very complex problem. Application of information technology as well as operational research and decision support methodologies play a crucial role in managing sea pollution and its consequences on the surrounding systems. Paper describes an attempt to give an answer to the question: Does the decision support system (DSS) concept solve coastal sea quality management problems? Traditionally, solutions of the coastal sea quality management problems have been considering only the parts of the system related to the operational level. Therefore, there has often been lack in communication between management

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