Coastal Communities Strike Back Against Erosion
Nature Conservancy - Science
FEBRUARY 8, 2017
The beach is disappearing in Grenville, Grenada and many coastal communities around the world face a similar situation. Pilot hybrid or ‘artificial’ reef structures, built with steel cages and filled with stones and cement, were installed in 2015 in Grenville Bay, Grenada to protect a vulnerable coastline from strong wave action and the impacts from climate change, such as severe erosion.