New Hazards in Surf Zone North of Duck Research Pier

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory Field Research Facility (FRF) has put out a notice that swimming and surfing is prohibited on the north end of the FRF property (1261 Duck Rd) to avoid a hazardous area used for research. Research instruments are mounted on 20ft-long steel pipes that are jetted […]

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Beach Nourishment to Begin This Week

The Town of Duck Beach Nourishment project is anticipated to begin the afternoon of Tuesday, May 23. The Liberty Island dredge will start on the beach near Widgeon Road and move North. The Dodge Island and Padre Island dredges are anticipated to arrive later this month and begin work at the Ocean Bay Boulevard subline. […]

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Beach Nourishment Presentation Available for Viewing

The contractors for the upcoming beach nourishment project, Coastal Planning and Engineering, and the dredging company, Great Lakes Dredge & Dock, presented on the project at the Town Council’s Annual Retreat on Wednesday, February 15, 2017. The presentation included an informational portion followed by a question and answer session. The presentation is now available for viewing […]

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