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Coastal dune conservation

Lesley McGwynne

Coastal dune conservation

perceptions and needs of management authorities

by Lesley McGwynne

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Published by Institute for Coastal Research, U.P.E. in [Port Elizabeth, South Africa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sand dune conservation -- South Africa.,
  • Sand dunes -- South Africa.,
  • Coastal zone management -- South Africa.,
  • Sand dune ecology -- South Africa.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementL.E. McGwynne, K. van Teylingen & A. McLachlan.
    SeriesReport / Institute for Coastal Research -- no. 32., Report (University of Port Elizabeth. Institute for Coastal Research) -- no. 32.
    ContributionsVan Teylingen, K., McLachlan, Anton, 1949-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination17, [1], 4 leaves :
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15205756M
    ISBN 100869885111
    OCLC/WorldCa28308311

    Coastal & Marine Union (EUCC) is a nonprofit organization with a membership of around institutions, NGOs and experts, in 40 countries. Its network at large involves about professionals involved in coastal and marine management issues. Founded in with the aim of promoting coastal management by bridging the gap between scientists, environmentalists, site managers, planners and Motto: EUCC for healthy sea and coast. Found on seashores and coastal dune communities on a worldwide scale. Adventist Youth Honors Answer Book/Nature/Animal Camouflage - Advanced; or write about or make a short video about a real life dune conservation project. Explain why this specific habitat (should be saved, i.e. endangered species of plants and/or animals living there.

    Marine & Coastal Conservation. Marine & Coastal Conservation Anguilla’s coastal zone – the interface between marine and terrestrial areas – is characterised by an interconnected system that includes coral reefs, seagrass beds, limited mangrove forests, salt ponds, and predominantly white sand beaches. Coastal Dune Management Shared Experience of European Conservation Practice edited by J. A. Houston and S. E. Edmondson. Liverpool University Press. From the Middle Ages to the present day legal instruments and management practices have been employed to control sand movement, build sand dykes and find uses for the 'wastelands'.

    The Coastal Construction Control Line (CCCL) Program regulates structures and activities which can cause beach erosion, destabilize dunes, damage upland properties, or interfere with public access. CCCL permits also protect sea turtles and dune plants. Here you will find CCCL Program topics to help guide CCCL permit applicants, and educate the public on the coastal construction permit program. Coastal Construction and Sea Turtles Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission website for living at the beach with sea turtles. Sand Fencing Guidelines- Information about sand fences and their installation. Beach/Dune Walkover Guidelines - Dune walkover design and construction information.


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