Grant for coast study

Western Suburbs Weekly - - News -

COTTESLOE Coun­cil has won a $12,500 state gov­ern­ment grant for the fourth year of its study into ero­sion and global warm­ing along the Town’s 4.5km coast.

The grant will fund half the cost of beach sur­veys, re­mote pho­to­graphic mon­i­tor­ing and data anal­y­sis.

“The 10 lo­cal projects funded... are vi­tal in gain­ing a bet­ter un­der­stand­ing of coastal pro­cesses and en­sur­ing that pub­lic as­sets are pro­tected from the im­pacts of ocean forces in the fu­ture,” Plan­ning Min­is­ter Rita Saf­fi­oti said

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