The Initial Response Team, the IRT was tasked to reports of a large dust cloud seen by a member of the public at Charmouth. The caller was concerned that there may have been a landslide onto the beach between Charmouth and the Golden Cap. The IRT proceeded along the beach to identify the exact location. Other members of the public on the beach also reported seeing a dust cloud near the Golden Cap. 2km east of the river Char, the IRT identified a fresh landslide estimated at 100 tonnes of rock.
2011 Incident #26 29.06.11 1707UTC #2786