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  • 2 April 2013
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    Waveland Beach will temporarily close ahead of a beach renourishment project slated to commence along South Hutchinson Island, reports Waveland Beach is about a mile north of Jensen Beach, where a beach renourishment project is just finishing up. St. Lucie County lifeguards will be relocated to South Beach Park, 801 South Ocean Drive, until […]

  • 15 March 2013

    Reef Rescue is monitoring the Delray Beach renourishment project. This entire area was designated by the federal government as habitat critical to the survival of ESA protected staghorn coral. This embedded content is only visible after accepting cookies. Change your preferences There is staghorn coral on Seagate Reef, less than 500 ft. from the offshore […]

  • 11 March 2013

    During the winter months of 2012 the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New York District, completed the renourishment of Monmouth Beach, a section of the Sandy Hook to Barnegat Inlet Project. This embedded content is only visible after accepting cookies. Change your preferences Dan Falt, project manager, USACE, New York District, discusses some of the […]

  • 28 November 2012

    The Southampton Town Board approved a $24 million beach renourishment project for the ocean beaches of Water Mill, Bridgehampton and Sagaponack, according to This project was revived and fast-tracked following the damage to homes and beaches during Hurricane Sandy. With the project approved by the town, it will now be scheduled for a public […]

  • 31 July 2012

    Collier County beach managers hope to speed up upcoming renourishment project. reports that instead of waiting until fall 2013 to start a $31 million beach widening project, the county is talking with state and federal permitting agencies about ways to get a scaled-back version of the project started in January. “We would love it […]

  • 26 June 2012

    Manatee County natural resources director Charlie Hunsicker is planning what he calls the “central beach” renourishment project for Anna Maria Island starting in 2014 or early 2015, reports Funding is the major problem of the beach renourishment project. But, the Anna Maria Island project is at the top of the state’s priority list of […]

  • 19 June 2012

    Manatee County officials have set plans for numerous renourishment projects during the next couple of years, reports. One of the planned projects is the $19.6 million Central Island Project which would provide 1.85 million cubic yards of sand to Anna Maria Island’s midsection. This project is expected to commence in October 2014 and last […]

  • 8 June 2012

      The U.S. House of Representatives has unanimously passed legislation authored by Congressman McIntyre to stop the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Corps from terminating the Carolina Beach renourishment project. The legislation was attached to the Corps budget bill and passed with unanimous support. Specifically, the language of the amendment would prohibit the use of […]

  • 2 April 2012

      Folly Beach, also known as “The Edge Of America” is in need of renourishment. According to, toward the initial environmental engineering work $400,000 was approved for the project, but Folly Beach still needs another $15 million so the work on developing the construction fund could start. “Construction funds actually puts dirt on the […]

  • 15 March 2012

    The $18 million renourishment project, which comprises various parts of the barrier island west of Bradenton, is scheduled to begin in 2015, said Charlie Hunsicker, the county’s natural resources director, according to Bradenton Herald. State documents say that state, federal and local sources are expected to provide the needed money. The allocation would go toward […]

  • 3 February 2012

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Jacksonville District, announced recently that it will begin the Miami-Dade County Shore Protection project in Miami Beach. The shore protection project consists of placing sand on three areas of Miami Beach using two separate sources of material. Work for the project will be conducted in two phases to avoid […]

  • 25 January 2012

    A special beach nourishment project to recreate the coastline has been introduced by the Coast Conservation Department (CCD) for the first…   By Disna MUDALIGE (dailynews) [mappress] Source: dailynews, January 25, 2012; Image: slpa

  • 26 December 2011

    Thousands of tourists paying hundreds of dollars a night for oceanfront South Beach hotel rooms will likely share the beach for days at a …   By David Smiley (miamiherald) [mappress] Source: miamiherald, December 26, 2011;

  • 14 November 2011

    While Okaloosa County’s legislators don’t plan to file any specific local bills this session, residents have presented several concerns they…   More info: thedestinlog By Lauren Sage Reinlie [mappress] Source: thedestinlog, November 14, 2011;

  • 28 October 2011

    Nags Head’s beach nourishment project, the first of its kind on the northern Outer Banks, is done. Crews from Great Lakes Dredge and Dock co… By Sam Walker (outerbanksvoice) [mappress] Source: outerbanksvoice, October 28, 2011

  • 30 September 2011

    Representatives of Wrightsville Beach, Carolina Beach and Kure Beach met with members of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and New … By Patricia E. Matson (luminanews) [mappress] Source: luminanews, September 30, 2011;

  • 25 September 2011

    Officials met in New Hanover County Friday to discuss the future of beach renourishment projects…   (wect) [mappress] Source: wect, September 25, 2011;

  • 22 September 2011

    Residents have two weeks left to comment on the Army Corps of Engineers beach replenishment project.   By Stacie N. Galang (sanclementetimes) [mappress] Source: sanclementetimes, September 22, 2011

  • 15 September 2011

    As beaches go, Topsail’s fared pretty well through Hurricane Irene last month. By Trista Talton (starnewsonline) [mappress] Source: starnewsonline, September 15, 2011

  • 14 September 2011

    After years of tension between coastal property owners north of the St. Augustine Inlet and the St. Johns County Commission, the board… By Drew Dixon (jacksonville) [mappress] Source: jacksonville, September 14, 2011

  • 5 September 2011

    Mike Phillips didn’t know what to expect when he arrived at his beachfront house a day after Hurricane Irene shredded the North Carolina … More info: charlotteobserver By John Frank [mappress] Source: charlotteobserver, September 5, 2011;

  • 4 September 2011

    A First Coast beach renourishment project weathered its first test: Hurricane Irene…   By Roger Weeder (firstcoastnews) [mappress] Source: firstcoastnews, September 4, 2011;

  • 1 September 2011

    An extensive beach renourishment project underway at Fort Myers Beach was expected to wrap by September, but a series of setbacks is pushing… (winknews) [mappress] Source: winknews, September 1, 2011;

  • 1 September 2011

    The renourishment of Atlantic and Jacksonville beaches was completed ahead of schedule and in time to help protect the area from property… (news4jax) [mappress] Source: news4jax, September 1, 2011;

  • 24 August 2011

    The beach renourishment project on Fort Myers Beach sits idle again. The project has been delayed by equipment failures and bad weather…  (nbc-2) [mappress] Source: nbc-2, August 24, 2011;

  • 15 August 2011

    The City of Naples is looking to team up with Captiva Erosion Prevention District on the next beach renourishment project. By SHANNEN HAYES (sanibel-captiva-islander) [mappress] Source: sanibel-captiva-islander, August 15, 2011