Understanding Waves | Intermediate/Higher Geography

Diagrams and images are used to explain the formation of waves, their swash and backwash. Constructive waves are flat and low with limited energy.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'10''
  • Broadcast year: 2007
Curriculum Connection
  • Geography | Coastal Landscapes | Wave formations

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Two
  • Programme: Intermediate/Higher Geography
  • Episode: Physical Features: Coastal Landscapes