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Retreat from the Cliffs in Southern California

"A city map of Encinitas made in 1883 and updated in 1976 shows that about six city blocks have been lost to erosion and at the maximum point the sea has cut in eight hundred feet." (Excerpt from the book, WAVES AND BEACHES, by Willard Bascom, Anchor Books, 1980, pg. 281)

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