Eroding Beaches

Eroding Beaches

Municipalities in many coastal areas have embraced beach "nourishment" programs to fight the erosion of their coastlines. A panel talks about beach erosion: what causes it, how and why communities try to prevent it, and who pays...

Municipalities in many coastal areas have embraced beach "nourishment" programs to fight the erosion of their coastlines. A panel talks about beach erosion: what causes it, how and why communities try to prevent it, and who pays for recovery measures.

Guests

Prof. Orrin Polkey

director of the Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines at Duke University

Howard Marlowe

of the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association

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