Spurn head spit

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  • Spurn Head Spit tourism
    • What is a Spit
      • An elongated piece of land
      • stretches into the sea
      • features of coastal depostiton
        • wider at the base than at the tip
    • location
      • north east coast of England
      • 3 1/2 miles long
    • stakeholders, views & reasons
      • environmentalist
        • against
          • tourists will litter  etc.
            • erode the area and are noisy
          • RNLI also create pollution  and kill sea life
  • made of sand and shingle
    • What is a Spit
      • An elongated piece of land
      • stretches into the sea
      • features of coastal depostiton
        • wider at the base than at the tip
  • where either a coastline has changed direction suddenly or at the mouth of a river
    • formed through long shore drift
  • because the water is sheltered by the curve and is shallow
  • north east coast of England
  • kilnsea villagers
    • stakeholders, views & reasons
      • environmentalist
        • against
          • tourists will litter  etc.
            • erode the area and are noisy
          • RNLI also create pollution  and kill sea life
    • for
      • tourists will spend money in shops, café's and B&Bs etc.
        • will make a profit
  • local council
    • against
      • tourists will damage the environment
        • it is their job to protect the local environment
  • disturbing the wildlife
    • the Spit is a vital breeding ground for many rare birds
  • will make a profit
  • for
    • local council
      • against
        • tourists will damage the environment
          • it is their job to protect the local environment
  • they get money from tourists
    • for
    • tourism brings jobs
      • many locals rely on tourisum as for income/ imployment
      • they get money from tourists

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