Coastal Artificialization and Public Policies : The Example of the Beach of Marennes ( Seudre Estuary , France )

  • Jonathan Musereau, Hervé Regnauld
  • Published 2009


This study deals with practical issues induced by public policies that have led to coastal artificialization. Problems of management of artificial coastal features are illustrated with the example of Marennes-Plage (French Atlantic Coast), a sand barrier built in 1997 to protect an artificial saltwater lagoon. This lagoon allows safe bathing at any time of… (More)

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