Encircled by three harbours, we have got 29,000 kilometres of coastline – which means a whole lot of Auckland’s beaches are within easy reach. Swimmers, bodysurfers, boogie boarders, sand sculptors, tide poolers and, from December by means of February, whale watchers all take to the sand and sea. A concrete ramp should comply with the pure profile of the beach to stop it from altering the traditional stream of waves, longshore currents, water and wind. Shell Beach, at the south end of Ellen Browning Scripps Park, gives wonderful tide pooling at low (ideally minus) tides.
Whereas the destruction of flora could also be a gradual course of that’s imperceptible to regular beach users, it usually becomes instantly obvious after storms related to excessive winds and freak wave occasions that can quickly transfer large volumes of exposed and unstable sand, depositing them additional inland, or carrying them out into the permanent … Read the rest “The Pig”