WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- The Army Corps of Engineers is looking for public input on possibly building a terminal groin at Bald Head Island.
The Corps of Engineers is releasing the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Village of Bald Head Island Shoreline Stabilization Project. The project proposal includes the construction of a terminal groin and beach nourishment to address erosion at the western end of South Beach. The goal is to protect public infrastructure, roads, homes, beaches, dunes and wildlife habitat.
The Corps of Engineers is asking for public comments to consider and evaluate the impacts of this proposed activity. Any comments received will be considered by the Corps of Engineers to determine whether to issue, modify, condition or deny a permit for this proposal.
Comments may be sent to:
Mr. Ronnie Smith
Wilmington Regulatory Field Office
69 Darlington Ave.
Wilmington, NC 28403.
Comments must be received by close of business on Sept. 1. Questions can be directed to Smith at (910) 251-4829.