of or near a coast
coastal region,coastal forest,coastal town,coastal province,coastal district
Its coastal location and Puget Sound harbors give it a leading role in trade with Alaska, Canada, and the Pacific Rim.
All people here are well ready to welcome friends from all over the world to this beautiful coastal city for sight-seeing.
Japan should think about giving up Antarctic "research" , he said, in return for a limited resumption of commercial coastal whaling.
IN EASTPORT, a little coastal town on the easternmost point of the United States, different means of livelihood have come and gone.
Four months later, Obst and his wife, who was also his filmmaking partner, hopped in a bush plane and flew to the refuge"s coastal plain.
Tokyo and Washington agreed in 2006 to move it out to a coastal region, away from the population, many of whom resent its presence.
Unfortunately, only students from the coastal metropolises seem to have any idea of the existence of such scholarships.
Hurricane Katrina showed us how much we depend on healthy natural coastal ecosystems for shoreline protection.
Multinational firms trying to woo Chinese consumers have so far concentrated on the country"s thriving coastal regions.
A few days later, air transport was crucial again to Colonel Qaddafi"s plan to recapture coastal towns close to Tripoli from rebel hands.