September / October 2007

On the commencement of the new term we were given subject handbooks, in order to guide us through the year and the topics/areas we would be covering:
  • climate change and sea level rise

  • the natural processes of the coastal environment that both creates and destroys

  • impact of anthropogenic activities such as the marine leisure industry that take place on and threaten the coastline

  • ownership

  • shoreline management

  • shoreline protection techniques

  • coastal erosion