coastal dune management

Tasmanian Coastal Works Manual

A Best Practice Management Guide for Changing Coastlines
The Tasmanian Coastal Works Manual has been produced by The Coastal and Marine Branch, EPA Division, Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (DPIPWE), with funding support from the Australian Government’s Caring for Our Country program.

The manual is a comprehensive tool for coastal land managers such […]

By |September 21st, 2011|Latest news, News, Resources, Tas Chapter|Comments Off|

Position Vacant – Foreshores Technical Officer – Gold Coast City Council

Foreshores Technical Officer
Engineering Services
Ref No. 11244

Gold Coast City Council is seeking to appoint a motivated and professional individual to develop and implement systems to enable the effective management of Gold Coast city’s beach and waterway assets. Previous experience with foreshore assets and/or waterway operations is essential, with skills in project management being […]

By |September 19th, 2011|Events, Jobs|Comments Off|

Research pending into Old Bar beach erosion – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Research pending into Old Bar beach erosion – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

A feasibility study into an offshore reef to address coastal erosion at Old Bar, east of Taree, is due to start in March.

The reef would prevent erosion by holding back the sand to protect beachfront homes.

The Beach Sand Replenishment Group has been […]

By |January 28th, 2011|Latest news, News|Comments Off|

Councils fear erosion liability

Councils fear erosion liability

Source:
7pm TV News TAS

Published:
Tuesday, November 23, 2010 7:10 AEDT

Expires:
Monday, February 21, 2011 7:10 AEDT

Tasmania’s Local Government Association wants the State Government to legislate to protect councils if they carry out coastal protection works.

Related story -Council balks on beach erosion works

By |January 24th, 2011|Latest news, News|Comments Off|

Vehicle damage caused by recreational use of coastal dune systems in a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) on the west coast of Ireland

Research paper – Vehicle damage caused by recreational use of coastal dune systems in a Special Area of Conservation (SAC) on the west coast of Ireland

By |January 19th, 2011|Resources|Comments Off|

ACS in the news

Minda apartments plan plants a seed of doubt – The Guardian Messenger, 27 April 2010

By |January 19th, 2011|News, SA Chapter|Comments Off|