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Wave Action

Coastal Processes
What is coastal erosion?
What is coastal transportation?
What is coastal deposition?

Erosional Landforms
Cliff Recession
Landforms overview
Bays and headlands
Erosion Of A Headland

Deposition Landforms

Salt Marshes
Sand Dunes

Coastal Management
Why defend the coast?
Hard Engineering
Hard Engineering Techniques
Soft Engineering
Soft Engineering Techniques

Case Study
The Holderness Coast

Coasts Gallery

Coastlines are dynamic environments. They are constantly changing shape and form. This Coastal Geotopic investigates these changes and the processes that are responsible for them. Coastal management by humans are also examined. Also included in this section is a large case study section on the one of Europe's fastest eroding coastlines - The Holderness Coast.
Online Activities
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Coastal Erosion - Match up game
Waves - Match up game
Coastal Deposition - Match up game
Coasts Interactive revision diagram
Coastal Processes - Quiz
Coastal Erosion Landforms - Quiz
[Podcast]: n Audio file for playback on mobile devices and personal computers
Waves and Coastal Erosion 
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View videos of coastal environments in the video gallery.

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