Unit 2: Crowded Coasts

40 questions, mainly on case studies for Unit 2: Coasts. Hope it's useful :)

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1. Which of these is not a conflict caused by tourists visiting Studland Bay?

  • Motors threatening dolphins
  • Trampling of rare sand dunes
  • Noise and habitat destruction from oil drilling
  • Congestion on roads
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2. Which of these describes the process by which algae blooms are created by nutrient run off from farms?

  • Attrition
  • Eutriphication
  • Effluent
  • Plant succession

3. Which of these is not an "option" considered for the coastline?

  • Retreat the line
  • Do nothing
  • Reform the Line
  • Hold the line

4. How much would the development of Dibden Bay cost?

  • £125M
  • £700M
  • £50M
  • £100,500

5. What has Abbot's Hall Farm done in response to rising sea levels?

  • Retreated the Line to allow wetland to develop
  • Advanced the Line to increase the farm's capacity
  • Held the Line and built farm buildings on stilts to compensate for flooding
  • Planted mangroves to reduce flooding


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