Tag Archives: coastal defence

Call for Abstracts: Coasts, Marine Structures and Breakwaters 2017: Realising the Potential

Call closes 30th June 2016 This is the eleventh conference in the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) 4-yearly Breakwaters series and will take place in Liverpool, UK from 5th to 7th September 2017. The conference will cover shoreline structures, coastal processes, design and construction of breakwaters and related structures, and marine energy. The last Breakwaters

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NW Regional Monitoring Programme Newsletter issue 5

The North West Regional Monitoring Programme issues a twice-yearly newsletter providing news on the monitoring programme, spotlighting specific issues and providing an update of forthcoming monitoring, reporting and relevant events across the region. This issue features the ecological mapping study, the Be Flood Ready website, a report from Lancaster City Council on their coastal defence

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New ‘Flood Ready’ website launched

On 29th October the new Flood Ready website was launched. Flood Ready is an online resource which seeks to raise public awareness of flooding within the UK’s North Western region. The website is designed to engage communities such as families and schools to educate them on the risks and impacts of flooding. Flood Ready is looking for partners

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NW Regional Monitoring Programme Newsletter Summer 2014

The latest edition of the North West Regional Monitoring Programme’s newsletter – North West Coast News – has been published. It aims to provide news on progress of the programme, spotlight specific issues and provide an outline programme of upcoming monitoring, reporting and events across the region. This issue reflects the impacts of the winter storms and

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Delivering the Shoreline Management Plan – North West and North Wales Coastal Management 2013

The North West & North Wales Coastal Group, working with the Northern and Liverpool Bay Coastal Sub-groups and the North West Coastal Forum, held their first annual conference in Fleetwood on 15th and 16th July. The event was attended by over 70 people and very well received. The event, based around implementation and delivery of the

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North West Regional Monitoring Programme Newsletter

The North West Regional Monitoring Programme has recently issued its first newsletter. This contains  an introduction to the Regional Monitoring Programme and explains the role of partners and the kinds of monitoring undertaken. It also includes an article on the new Liverpool 2 Deep Water River Terminal; as this is a long term project for the

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Wales Coastal Monitoring Centre 3rd Newsletter

The Wales Coastal Monitoring Centre – the national centre for Wales dealing with monitoring and data for coastal defence purposes – has published its 3rd newsletter detailing activity over the past 12 months including the results of workshops held last year and plans for a further workshop to take place in Autumn 2013. The newsletter – which

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Coastal Engineering Solutions March 2010 Conference Report