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Archive for September, 2012

Flood Protection on the Marsh

The recently completed sea defence scheme between High Knocke to Dymchurch, which was brought in under budget at a cost of £27.3m,  has just been awarded the Civil Engineering Project of the Year! Let us hope that the remaining, but still outstanding, sea defence schemes in the Folkestone to Cliff End Strategy soon will also [...]

Shingle Movement

DOC’s Technical Advisor has carried out an inspection of the foreshore along our coastline¬† which has revealed large storm crests created from the recent high tides. The built-up shingle ridges will inevitably be lost to the coast past Dungeness unless the material is pushed back up by the Environment Agency to reinforce the shingle defences, [...]

Environment Agency Update - September 2012

DOC has received the latest update from the Environment Agency concerning various sea defence issues on the Marsh. Please click here for further information.

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