2016 UK National Flood Resilience Review
Our customers in 2015Use this kml file to open a google earth page showing where all of our customers came from last year.
Boscombe West Ward Profile 2015
Purbeck Local Plan 2012
Glaciated Landscapes and Change / Systems 1
Cliff stabilisation work beneath the Pines Hotel winter 2015 to 2016
Barton On Sea and Naish Farm Cliffs 1995 coastal engineers report.A detailed report from the 1990's with a lot of excellent background information about this fascinating stretch of coast and the ongoing attempts to control the erosion. Produced by the New Forest District Council.
Using Geowessex to obtain high quality and large scale maps for fieldwork purposes.This is a superb GIS, maintained by Dorset County Council, which enables students to obtain good quality mapping for their fieldwork.
The growth of Bournemouth as a seaside resortA guide to estimating the age of buildings in Bournemouth.
Swanbrook December 2012Photographs of the Swanage Flood Alleviation Scheme in action
Flood Alleviation in SwanageAn excellent YouTube video about the Swanage Floods in 1990.
A good summary and some photos is also available from the RGS.
Devon County Council Napoli PresentationResponse to the Napoli - the local authority story. By Richard Horne, Emergency Planning Manager for Devon County Council.
Napoli Final Inquiry ReportFull report of the inquiry into the MSC Napoli disaster by Professor Ian Mercer
Population Trends in Bournemouth 2012
Encams Beach User Study 2005
Lyme Regis Community Plan 2007 to 2027
Jurassic Coast 2009 Economic Impact Study
Boscombe Regeration Partnership Statement 2015 to 2020
The Leeson House Youtube ChannelWe are currently developing our new Leeson House Youtube Channel.
We plan to upload a variety of videos to the channel:-
to demonstrate fieldwork techniques, showcase the fieldwork opportunities in Purbeck and to demonstrate simple, practical classroom activities to help understanding before fieldwork sessions.
Swanage Beach Photos2 powerpoint presentations of Swanage Beach and Bay with photos taken on 28th November 2012 and August 2013.
Swanage Bay - active landslides - 22 DecemberA short article from the Bournemouth Echo detailing a landslide that occured above some of the beach huts in Swanage Bay on 22nd December 12.
Further details and photographs are also available on the Swanage Coastguard Blog
|One section of Swanage Bay suffered a large landslide between the 26th and 27th December 2012. Some before and after photo's (courtesy of Swanage Coastguards) are here.
|Views of the landslide beneath The Pines Hotel and The Ballard Estate - taken on the 11th and 26th January 2013.|
Excel spreadsheet for plotting beach profilesAn excel spreadsheet for plotting a beach profile from clinometer readings.
Field locations used by Leeson HouseUse this link to open GOOGLE EARTH with all our field study sites marked onto it.
An excel spreadsheet for plotting simple river channel cross sectionsA basic spreadsheet that can be used to plot simple river channel cross sections when you have taken 10 equally spaced depth readings across the channel. Enter data in the yellow boxes.
The history and future of beach replenishment in Swanage Bay.A powerpoint summarising the history and the future of beach replenishment in Swanage Bay, including the proposed trial for nearshore replenishment in the next few years.
Swanage cliff instability and its impactsA powerpoint highlighting the damage caused by the wet weather between 2012 and 2013 and what has been done short term and long term to mitigate the effects.