Criccieth is an intrguing coastal management case study, with a large number of different types of defences withing a 500m stretch of shoreline. The town is situated at the edge of Snowdonia National Park, on the West Wales Coastline. Here you will find a number of recources to support your fieldtrip to FSC Rhyd y creuau, including an ESRI Storymap with embedded links and secondary infomation, Google Earth tour of coastal management and coastal landforms at Criccieth, 2 minute videos introducing the site, key handouts we use and background information sheets incase you want a bit more indepth site knowledge.
If there is something you think would be useful here or you have a question not answered in these resources, please get in touch with us at [email protected], let us know and we will get back to you.
Download Criccieth risk assessments here
Coastal Management at Criccieth- An ESRI storymap
Coasts sites on Google Earth
A video overview of Criccieth, its defences and coastal processes