Coastal soft engineering

In this lesson, we will look at the coastal soft engineering used along our coastline.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Hard engineering...

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Q2.The hard engineering strategy which stops longshore drift is...

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Q3.Cages of rocks are...

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Q4.Why do some people disagree with hard engineering?

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Q5.Which is the disadvantage of sea walls?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Hard engineering...

1/5

Q2.The hard engineering strategy which stops longshore drift is...

2/5

Q3.Cages of rocks are...

3/5

Q4.Why do some people disagree with hard engineering?

4/5

Q5.Which is the disadvantage of sea walls?

5/5

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Coastal soft engineering quiz.

This lesson we looked at the soft engineering strategies used to protect our coastline. Now it is time for you to show me how much you have learnt. Good luck!

Q1.Soft engineering...

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Q2.The soft engineering strategy which involves adding to the beach is...

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Q3.Planting marram grass can be part of which soft engineering strategy?

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Q4.Soft engineering strategies tend to...

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Q5.Which is the disadvantage of dune regeneration?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

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Coastal soft engineering quiz.

This lesson we looked at the soft engineering strategies used to protect our coastline. Now it is time for you to show me how much you have learnt. Good luck!

Q1.Soft engineering...

1/5

Q2.The soft engineering strategy which involves adding to the beach is...

2/5

Q3.Planting marram grass can be part of which soft engineering strategy?

3/5

Q4.Soft engineering strategies tend to...

4/5

Q5.Which is the disadvantage of dune regeneration?

5/5

Lesson summary: Coastal soft engineering

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