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There had been up to ten feet of landward erosion at the bottom of the bluff since 2002.
Beaches are dynamic systems that naturally migrate landward, Jaffee explained, with eroding bluffs providing sand.
In order to survive, the state’s beaches need room to be able to migrate landward, scientists say.Officials Let Hawaii’s Waterfront Homeowners Damage Public Beaches Again and Again|by Sophie Cocke, Honolulu Star-Advertiser|December 31, 2020|ProPublica
Wetland plants respond to rising sea levels “by growing vertically and also by shifting landward,” Narayan says.Soggy coastal soils? Here’s why ecologists love them|Alison Pearce Stevens|September 17, 2020|Science News For Students
A tidal wave rolls landward, and twenty thousand human beings are drowned, or crushed to death.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
Nearly all the mutineers swung round and galloped headlong for the landward boundary of the paddy field.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
But being on the landward side she could not see the faint gleam of a cigarette that marked Henri's anxious figure at the rail.The Amazing Interlude|Mary Roberts Rinehart
They at once began to throw up batteries, while the Corsicans harassed the landward approaches to the place.The Life of Nelson, Vol. I (of 2)|A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
The Dyaks, scurrying through the banyan groves and bamboo thickets, enclosed it on the rear and landward sides.The Argus Pheasant|John Charles Beecham