The Mediterranean Coastal Cliffs Preservation Government Company LTD
Protecting the coastal cliff for a stable, safe and open to the benefit of the public, while preserving, rehabilitating and minimizing damage to the coastal environment, the landscape and heritage values that characterize Israel's coastline at sea and on land
Planning, implementation, maintenance, management, supervision and advice to the State of Israel on maritime protection
Monitoring and control of the cliff area, and reporting to the authorities on the findings
Management, supervision and consulting services for the State and local authorities for land protection
Guiding and leading factor in the field of sustainable development in the coastal environment, which centralizes, facilitates, implements information, applied technologies and innovative approaches
The MCCP Company carries out planning activities to protect the cliff at various planning levels: promotion of national outline plans for protecting the cliff, promotion of planning derived from national outline plans - field analysis reports. Planning of building permits.
The MCCP is protecting the coastal cliff, only in the areas of the sea, near the cliff. The works include construction of geotubes - geo-technical sheets filled with sand and submerged at a depth of several meters at sea, in order to reduce the strength of the waves, as well as feeding of sand to expand the coast and to distance the sea from the cliff.
The MCCP carries out monitoring activities: bathymetry, mapping of the coastline, base and head of the cliff, the withdrawal of the cliff. Monitoring for sand and geotubes projects: Ecological and granulometric monitoring. It also promotes technological solutions such as three-dimensional modeling and satellite mapping.