Weston Roundtable Lecture - Robert Dalrymple
Coastal Engineering in the Anthropocene
Thursday, October 11, 2018
For centuries, hard structures such as breakwaters, groins and sea walls have been used to stop coastal erosion; however, the current emphasis for shore protection is on softer and greener approaches. Beach nourishment, wetlands, and other green approaches will be discussed in the context of protecting coastal cities.