Wales Area 13: Solva and Newgale, Pembrokeshire

CHERISH Project Wales Area 13 Newgale

This area focuses on the eroding coastline and coastal promontory forts around the historic fishing port of Solva, Pembrokeshire including offshore wrecks below the sea including around Green Scar. Study sites will include the eroding prehistoric fort at Porth y Rhaw and close monitoring of other sites along these soft sediment cliffs. Palaeoenvironmental and luminescence work is planned for the wetlands behind the storm beach and pebble bank at Newgale.