Presentation on theme: "Does Douglas need a sea wall?. Research is needed for - 1. A general introduction to the Isle of Man and 2. An introduction to the study area – the history."— Presentation transcript:
Does Douglas need a sea wall?
Research is needed for - 1. A general introduction to the Isle of Man and 2. An introduction to the study area – the history of Douglas and the promenades/sea walls.
It needs to be done geographically using geographical information General Introduction - 1.Population size (including Douglas) and demographics 2.Size and shape of the Island (Topographic) 3.Employment types on the Island and in Douglas 4.How much the government spends on certain areas that it is responsible for – 5.What the Island is famous for… Study area introduction 4. History of the promenades – what was built when and why were they built – possibly with photos
What are the range of sea defences that are used worldwide – especially in the UK? 1.You will use a range of text books to research. 2.You can also a range of actual examples that have been tried (built) since the book has been written. You will need to research these
What range of sea defences exist on the Isle of Man? You should research the range of actual examples that have been tried (built) on the Island and try to find out why they were chosen as a method for that particular area. An annotated map would be useful.