Thursday, March 19, 2009

Lending Avalon a Helping Sand

Leslie Truluck of the Cape May County Herald reports that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is studying sediment backpassing to take sand from the abundant downdrift beaches of the Wildwoods up to the eroded shoreline of Avalon.

The beach fill project is scheduled to begin before the end of March, with an estimated 140,000 tons of sand set to be trucked into Avalon over a three-month span.

Check out the entire article here.

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