Regional Coastal Monitoring Programmes

Gallery: Rock/Rock Platform » Surface spalling of chalk shore platform due to frost


Place nameBrighton
CountyEast Sussex
SMP Management/Policy Unit
Date of photograph20091011
Time of photograph1509 UTC
Short descriptionFollowing air temperatures of ~-7°C, the Chalk shore platform shows intense surface spalling.
Keywordsfrost damage, shore platform, Chalk
Owner / photographerUwe Dornbusch
CopyrightUwe Dornbusch

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