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FIGURE 6 - QUEBEC ADMINISTRATIVE REGIONS 19

Most of the 121 municipalities along the coastal areas apply a 10 – 15 metre setback established by provincial

policy for the protection of the shorelines in 1987. Some, though not all, areas for which more detailed research

on erosion rates has been conducted have begun adopting more stringent regulations as a result of research

findings and government recommendations.

19 Image Source: Les régions administratives du Québec

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