Surfing from / April, 2009

Benin: Erosion-inducing coastal sand mining to be outlawed

News, Sand Mining
Apr
30

Faced with rising sea levels and coastal erosion caused in part by coastal sand mining, carting away of free beach sand for commercial uses, the national government has begun a campaign to save its coastal sand by digging up sand inland, instead. But communities near these newly-created sand collection spots are fighting back.

Comments Off on Benin: Erosion-inducing coastal sand mining to be outlawed

European Bad Beach Management

Bad Beach Management

A slide show of European Bad Beach Management by Andrew Cooper.

Comments Off on European Bad Beach Management

Morocco; By Lana Wong

Morocco by Lana Wong

Inspired by the rugged beauty of the Moroccan coast, Lana Wong photographed this scene in the summer of 2005.

Comments Off on Morocco; By Lana Wong

1

More / Photo Of The Month

Unruffled waters; By Santa Aguila Foundation

November 1st, 2017

Unruffled waters, is an image from Santa Aguila Foundation.

Read More

Eventide; By Santa Aguila Foundation

October 1st, 2017

Eventide, is an image from Santa Aguila Foundation.

Read More

Bleu Belize; By Santa Aguila Foundation

September 1st, 2017

Bleu Belize; is an image from Santa Aguila Foundation.

Read More

Antarctica; By Denis Delestrac

August 1st, 2017

Antarctica, is an image from Denis Delestrac

Read More

Plasticized Sand; By Santa Aguila Foundation

June 1st, 2017

Plasticized Sand, is an image from Santa Aguila Foundation.

Read More

“Afternoon, Muir Beach, California. Sand globe perched on a rock as the tide comes in;” By Zach Pine

April 1st, 2017

“Afternoon, Muir Beach, California. Sand globe perched on a rock as the tide comes in,” is an image from Zach Pine.

Read More

“Flow II,” Stinson Beach; By Andres Amador

February 1st, 2017

“Flow II,” Stinson Beach, is an image from Andres Amador.

Read More

Melting Away, Algarve, Portugal; By Joshua Jensen-Nagle

December 1st, 2016

Melting Away, Algarve, Portugal, is an image from Joshua Jensen-Nagle.

Read More

Archive / All Photos Of The Month