The Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District, received an application from the Town of Duck seeking Department of the Army authorization to dredge 1.061 million cubic yards of beach-quality sediments from two offshore borrow sources, and deposit the material along approximately 1.7 mile-section of oceanfront shoreline, in the Town of Duck, Dare County, North Carolina. For details included in the Public Notice issued by the US Army Corps of Engineers and all attached plans, click here. Written comments pertinent to the proposed work will be accepted by The Corps of Engineers, Wilmington District until 5:00 p.m., Monday, February 16, 2015. Comments should be submitted to Josh Pelletier, Washington Regulatory Field Office, 2407 West Fifth Street, Washington, North Carolina 27889, or by phone to Pelletier at (910) 251-4605. Please reference Corps Action ID Number: SAW-2014-02202.
For more information on the Town of Duck Beach Nourishment Project including project history, current status and Frequently Asked Questions, visit the Beach Nourishment Project section of the Town of Duck website.