Mexico Uses TenCate Geotubes® to Prevent Beach Erosion

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Mexico is deploying giant ‘geotubes’ along some of its beaches to help protect shorelines damaged by sand erosion, strong winds and flooding.

The cylindrical tubes, which are constructed from specially engineered textiles, can stretch for over two kilometres along the coast.

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This article was used from BBC News Latin America & Caribbean  Reporter:  Margarita Rodriguez

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