Links for Coastal Geology

Coastal Erosion

Hurricanes: Geological Effects

The 1999 Hurricane Season

Previous Hurricane Seasons

Man and Sand

Whether beaches erode slowly or catastrophically doesn't really matter in the great cosmic scheme of things. But when people think they "own" the beach, there is real trouble. Here are some general sites and some specific case studies of methods and attempts to "repair" damage to sandy beaches. The case studies are generally clockwise around the coast of the United States.


Specific Studies

Coastal Problems by Region

Pacific Coast

Gulf of Mexico and Florida

East Coast

Last updated, September 26, 2000.

Links last checked, September 24, 2000.

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