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Shore Erosion Control - The Natural Approach

Jul 15, 2005 - 3:13:50 PM

Traditionally, reduction of shoreline erosion has been accomplished by structural means, such as a stone revetments or wooden bulkheads. Structural armoring may be the only solution along very exposed, high-energy shorelines or along heavy boat traffi c areas. However, many shorelines along the Bay’s tributaries and protected coves can benefi t from an alternative, non-structural technique.

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