Construction machines making their way to build coastal barriers and a lady standing on the beach worried about the looks of it

Coastal planning needs to be beautiful too

text and drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Engineers building coastal barriers and dykes are mostly focused on if the coastline will be able to stand against extreme weather and flooding. But for locals and tourists ( and investors ) the looks of the constructions is also important

Woman on coast saying it needs to be beautiful too to building machine worker. Drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt

Keywords: coast, coastal planning, coastal management, flooding, sea level rise, rising sea, storm surge, DAC, Dacoct2, livedrawing

About Frits Ahlefeldt

Founder of - Researching, writing & sketching up thoughts, understandings and ideas for a sustainable future, connecting thrive, trails, places and technology


climate, Place making


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