As well as being a rural county, Essex has one of the longest coastlines of any county in England. Indeed Essex boasts a real maritime history.
The resorts of Southend-on-Sea, Clacton-on-Sea, and the quieter resorts of Walton-on-the-Naze and Frinton-on-Sea offer all the traditional fun of the seaside and more.
The council is addressing the following issues:
|Sustainable Coastal Development (SUSCOD)
|Shoreline Management Plans
|Cleaning up our coasts.