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Beach material super-budgets - FD1305

Summary Objective:
To investigate the shortcomings of the coastal cell concept, and in particular investigate long-term supplies and losses of beach sediments.

Key Customer Purpose:
To enable policy develop beach management schemes for the conservation of sand and gravel so as to provide cost-effective, sustainable coastal defences.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Beach Material Super-budgets   (39k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1999

To: 2000

Cost: £43,150
Contractor / Funded Organisations
HR Wallingford Ltd
Coastal Defence              
Environmental Protection              
Flood and Coastal Defence              
Fields of Study
Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management