Short Term Erosion Control Measures

Plum Island has employed short term erosion control measures that include beach nourishment, beach scraping & the use of sea walls in the form of geo-tubes or coir sandbags. Let’s look at these practices, their caveats & how well they performed.

"The results of the 2010 River Dredging & Beach Nourishment Project"

"Beach Scraping" 

"Hard Structures Sea Walls & Geotubes" 

 

Mike Morris

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