dunes along Burnham's coastline 'will recover despite damage'
coastline will fully recover despite this week's high tides washing
away parts of the sand dunes, experts have said.
A series of high Spring tides over the weekend cut back the dunes
in Burnham, Brean and Berrow, as pictured here.
Sedgemoor District Council's landscape officer, Janette Burton,
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The dunes are natural land forms
which are shaped by winds and tides. We are sure that any damage
done over the past weekend will remedy itself in the course of
will be carrying out appropriate sand fencing in due course should
it be necessary to repair the dunes."
council monitors the condition of the fore-dunes and are assisted
by Berrow Conservation Group."
council is also planning a volunteer beach clean on Friday March
27th, similar to previous years, ahead of the summer season to
clean up some of the debris that has been washed during recent