Concordant and discordant coastline purbeck coast, dorset, south west england bay swanage bay, purbeck coast, dorset, south west england. Welcome to the south devon and dorset coastal authorities' group web site and to facilitate the duties and responsibilities of local authorities and other organisations managing the south devon and dorset coastal zone the area covered by the. Should coastal britain surrender to the tides or hold the line in the jargon of the shoreline management plans in place around our island a before-and-after comparison showing the destuction last month of a rock stack off the dorset coast at portland. Dorset coast strategy aims to achieve integrated management of the whole of dorset's coast and inshore waters out to the 12-mile limit identified the purbeck and west dorset heritage coasts aimed at all those who have a role in managing the dorset landscape landscape & seascape of. About dorset coastal planning has been produced by the dorset coast forum working closely with one bright space it has been developed as part of the coast forum's c-scope (combining sea and coastal planning in europe) project part-funded by the interreg iv 2 seas programme. Rapid coastal zone assessment survey phase one desk-based assessment for south-west england (south coast dorset) published 21 september 2015 desk based assessment of dorset's coastal heritage next steps learn more about the.
'sustainable coastal management: case study holderness' addresses physical coastal protection 'managing the dorset coast' looks at tourist pressures at studland which provides a geographical background to dorset's jurassic coast as well as the coast of south devon. Dorset's secret corniche this feature is not available right now please try again later. Dorset and east devon coast unesco world heritage site the jurassic coast west of st aldhelm's head the jurassic coast stretches from orcombe point near exmouth in east devon to old harry rocks near swanage in east dorset management and access. Britain's top 10 coastal walks revealed: dorset's purbeck cliffs, the giant's causeway and a norfolk nature reserve feature in definitive list as study finds seaside stroll really does help you sleep. Sustainable dorset is the central hub of all sustainable and are hosting a b2b waste management forum on the 9th march from 915pm to 430pm the event includes leading industry speakers from weymouth on the fossil-rich jurassic coast is home to tumbledown farm and the weymouth.
Coastal cliff conservation and management: the dorset and east devon coast world heritage site. Should coastal britain surrender to the tides and seeing a section of isambard kingdom brunel's south devon railway a before-and-after comparison showing the destuction last month of a rock stack off the dorset coast at portland. The aonb's management is an managing the dorset aonb the majority of the dorset aonb is in private ownership and actively farmed landowners across the area, notably dorset coast forum, world heritage team, dorset wildlife trust.
Population growth for selected coastal tows in dorset can be accessed at portsmouth university's vision of britain through time web site you can find details for: 24 managing coasts how is coastal management adapting to new ideas and situations. A secondary school revision resource for gcse geography on the management of coastal areas. Coastal erosion caused by rock falls and mud slides is a fact of life on the dorset stretch of the jurassic coast stay safe while enjoying our beautiful coastline this summer. Coastal management is defence against flooding and erosion, and techniques that stop erosion to claim lands coastal zones occupy less than 15% of the earth's land area, while they host more than 40% of the world population. The dorset coast forum (dcf) the overriding aim of the forum is to promote a sustainable approach to the management, use and development of dorset's coastal zone to ensure that its inherent natural and cultural qualities are maintained and enhanced for the benefit of future generations. What we do dorset coast forum - organisations working together to promote the social, economic and environmental benefits of the dorset coast and the surrounding seas.
The cliff exposures along the dorset and east devon coast provide an almost continuous sequence of rock formations spanning the mesozoic era, or some 185 million years of the earth's history the area's important fossil sites and classic coastal geomorphologic features have contributed to the study. Land management, coastal management, trees, seats, grass cutting and site designations in dorset. A landslip on dorset's jurassic coastline is described by police as the worst seen for 100 years.