Recovery of the beaches in Denia

Recovery of the natural environment of the beaches of La Almadraba and Les Deveses in Denia. Alicante.

  • Contracting body: General Directorate of Coasts, Ministry of the Environment
  • Location: Denia (Community of Valencia)
  • Description: These works attempt to control coastal erosion between the Dels Molins cape and the mouth of the Racons river. In the first place some rip rap breakwaters are made at the ends with straight plant and in the middle. It also includes the removal of gravel between the breakwaters and its contribution to the Almadraba Beach. 294,250 tonnes of crushed sand, 31,500 tonnes of fine sand and 101,400 tonnes of rip rap are used.