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29 January 2021
An interesting example of coastal erosion at Happisburgh in Norfolk, driven by the recent rainfall from Storm Christoph
5 August 2019
On 2nd August 2019 a rock topple on Grandview Surf Beach near San Diego in California killed three women from a single family
6 January 2017
In a paper just published in Nature Climate Change, Michael Fritz and colleagues have highlighted the environmental impacts of collapsing Arctic coastlines.
8 November 2016
A new study published in PNAS has examined the long term retreat rate of chalk coastal cliffs in S. England, finding that the erosion rate has increased by an order of magnitude in modern times
11 September 2015
In Dorset, Southern England a dramatic rock topple on the progressive landslide at Weare Cliffs has been captured on video by a local fisherman
3 September 2013
I have spent the last few days New South Wales in Australia courtesy of the University of Newcastle. This has been a great experience in a very interesting and picturesque city located by the sea. The region is blessed with beautiful beaches, but there are also some cliffs that are actively eroding. One prominent feature in Newcastle is known as Nobbys Head, an interesting former small island, now linked to …