- Created by: aleena147
- Created on: 15-11-19 18:20
Coastal management at Lyme Regis
Where is lyme regis?
is a small coastal town in Dorset, on England's south coast and is popular with tourists
What are the issues?
Powerful waves from the south west cause rapid erosion
Foreshore erosion has destroyed or damaged many properties
Sea walls have been breached many times
How has the coastline been managed?
The environmental improvement scheme was set up in the early 1990s to provide long term coastal protection and reduce the threat of…