Outer Banks Beach Nourishment Project Gains National Recognition

Intra-Local Effort Recognized for Multiple Community Benefits What does a couple of years of planning and $38.5 million earn? When it comes to beach nourishment, recognition as one of the best projects in the nation. The American Shore and Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) which is a trade organization for companies engaged in nourishment, recognized the Intra-local … Continue reading Outer Banks Beach Nourishment Project Gains National Recognition

Beach Nourishment Begins in Duck

The first 200’ of the Dare County Intra-Local Beach Nourishment project has been competed in Duck. Crews been working last week and made good progress in spite of some thunderstorms that rolled through the area. The schedule is pretty aggressive so crews are working seven days a week. A Construction Zone Beach nourishment calls for an … Continue reading Beach Nourishment Begins in Duck

Southern Shores Approves Beach Nourishment

Town Council Agrees It’s Needed After months of debate and hesitation, beach nourishment is coming to the town of Southern Shores. After Hurricane Matthew devastated the shoreline in front of Pelican Watch, just north of Kitty Hawk Pier, residents asked the town council if it would be possible to piggyback on the Kitty Hawk portion … Continue reading Southern Shores Approves Beach Nourishment

Meetings Highlight Outer Banks Beach Nourishment

With beach nourishment scheduled to begin in May in the towns of Duck, Kitty Hawk and Kill Devil Hills–and maybe Southern Shores, the contractor for the project, Coastal Engineering held a series of informational meetings Wednesday and Thursday. Traveling with Coastal Engineering was a representative from Great Lakes Dredge and Dock, the company that will be … Continue reading Meetings Highlight Outer Banks Beach Nourishment