Flashcards in Managment Stratagies - Cromer Deck (8)
What is the strategy plan called thats being used in Cromer?
Hold the line
Name the three coastal management strategies used in Cromer
- Sea Wall
- Cliff regrading
How big is Cromer's sea wall?
What type of rock does the sea wall protect?
Soft boulder clay rock
When was the sea wall last refaced?
What does the sea wall double as?
A promenade for tourists
How do groynes work?
-The groynes trap sediment as it moves along the coastline due to longshore drift.
-This builds up a wide beach
-The beach absorbs the waves energy preventing them eroding the cliffs