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coastal erosion

Definition

The gradual wearing away of material from a coast by the action of sea water. (Source: GREMESa)

Themes
  • natural areas, landscape, ecosystems
  • natural dynamics
Groups
  • LAND (landscape, geography)
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Scope note

Scope note is not available.

Concept URL: http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/concept/1519