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Coastal Erosion What are the 4 ways that the sea erodes the coast – the different types of erosion? Don’t forget,  weather...
THE LANDFORMS
Headlands and Bays What are they? How are they formed?
Some Headlands
 
 
And Some Bays
Headlands and Bays Together
How are they formed? Its all about differential erosion!!!!!!!!
Caves, Arches and Stacks.
The Headland is Attacked
The Stages of Erosion
Cracks Become Caves Cave formation on Ballintoy coast, Ireland
Caves Become Arches An arch on Lighthouse Field state beach, California
Arches Become Stacks A stack on the South Devon coast
And now……….
Wave Cut Notches and Platforms
From Wiki Wave cut platform at Southerndown, South Wales
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5 Coastal Erosion

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5 Coastal Erosion

  1. 1. Coastal Erosion What are the 4 ways that the sea erodes the coast – the different types of erosion? Don’t forget, weathering is also at work on the coastline as well
  2. 2. THE LANDFORMS
  3. 3. Headlands and Bays What are they? How are they formed?
  4. 4. Some Headlands
  5. 7. And Some Bays
  6. 8. Headlands and Bays Together
  7. 9. How are they formed? Its all about differential erosion!!!!!!!!
  8. 10. Caves, Arches and Stacks.
  9. 11. The Headland is Attacked
  10. 12. The Stages of Erosion
  11. 13. Cracks Become Caves Cave formation on Ballintoy coast, Ireland
  12. 14. Caves Become Arches An arch on Lighthouse Field state beach, California
  13. 15. Arches Become Stacks A stack on the South Devon coast
  14. 16. And now……….
  15. 17. Wave Cut Notches and Platforms
  16. 18. From Wiki Wave cut platform at Southerndown, South Wales

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