Barton On Sea Cliff Collapse

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Barton-on-Sea cliff collapse coastal erosion

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Barton On Sea Cliff Collapse

  1. 1. BARTON-ON-SEA: Causes and Consequences of cliff collapse
  2. 2. Barton-on-Sea, Hampshire
  3. 3. 2008 photo (after collapse)
  4. 4. 2008 photo
  5. 5. 2004 photo
  6. 6. 1960s cliff
  7. 7. 1930s photo
  8. 8. 1930s postcard
  9. 9. Wave Power: 2m of erosion each year
  10. 10. Permeable and Impermeable rocks
  11. 11. long fetch Coast faces SW winds in storms.
  12. 12. steady sea-level rise for 9000 years
  13. 13. 2 small streams flow over permeable land next to cliffs (Beacon Bunny and Chewton Bunny)
  14. 14. continual urban development on cliff tops

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