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What does coastal erosion mean for the future of human civilization?

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-Coastal erosion can have severe economic impacts, particularly felt in the tourism industry. In Scarborough in 1993, following heavy rainfall, coastal erosion led to the collapse of the £2 million Holbeck Hall Hotel. This created economic decline in the area, as it increased unemployment and changed perceptions.

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