Slide presentation beaches and hurricanes: 1995 in the Eastern Caribbean Islands

Slide 22: South Friars Bay, St. Kitts, before Hurricane Luis

There used to be a very wide beach, measuring more than 40 metres (130 ft) from the vegetation line to the high water mark........

 

 

 

Slide 23: South Friars Bay, St. Kitts, after Hurricane Luis

......severe erosion occurred during Hurricane Luis and eight months after the hurricane, the high water mark still reached the vegetation line.

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