publication . Article . 2013

Bali beach conservation project and issues related to beach maintenance after completion of project

Onaka, S.; Endo, S.; Uda, T.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
  • Publisher: Hasanuddin University Press
  • Country: Indonesia
Abstract
Bali Island in Indonesia is a world-famous resort area, and the beaches composed of coral sand are one of the most important resources for tourism. However, serious beach erosion has occurred since the 1970s owing to the tourism development along the coastal areas. To recover previous natural sandy beaches, Bali Beach Conservation Project was undertaken by the Indonesian Government as the ODA project financed by Japan. Three seriously eroded beaches (Sanur, Nusa Dua and Kuta) with a total length of 18 km and one sea cliff erosion coast (Tanah Lot Temple) were selected as the restoration sites. At Sanur, Nusa Dua and Kuta, beach nourishment was carried out togeth...
Subjects
free text keywords: Beach conservation, beach nourishment, tourism, beach maintenance, beach management
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