Destructive waves. In the foreground -what are the characteristics of the waves? This type of wave has lots of energy. The effect of geology on coastal landforms and processes. Isle of Purbeck East Yorkshire Coast. The White Cliffs of Beachy Head. The geology is visible - where is it weak?
Isle of Purbeck
East Yorkshire Coast
Soft geology like the Holderness clay cliffs erodes quickly with slumping happening overnight. 10m can be lost in one storm. Protection is needed in these areasSummary