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

Slide 30: Fort James, Antigua, before Hurricane Luis

This site, north of the capital of St. Johns, had experienced erosion prior to the hurricane.  The road was protected with a boulder revetment.




Slide 31: Fort James, Antigua, after Hurricane Luis

After Hurricane Luis, there was no sign of the boulder revetment and all that remained of the coastal road were a few patches of tarmac.