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Beach Erosion

North Topsail Beach approves another emergency plan

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The Town of North Topsail Beach Board of Aldermen passed a preliminary resolution on an emergency protection plan for four lots of land on North Topsail Beach. The purpose of the meeting Wednesday was for the Board of Aldermen to decide if they should make a preliminary decision on extending the sandbag revetment project for emergency protection measures for four lots north of the current sand bag revetment project. Full story...
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What's going on along the Wrightsville Beach shore?

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videoIf you have been to Wrightsville Beach recently you may have noticed something a little strange along the beach. An escarpment has formed there. So what is it? Full story...
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Power, water cut to 4 homes due to erosion at Oak Island

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video Several homes on the edge of the ocean at Oak Island are due to get larger sand bags to help with erosion, but town officials say that might be too little too late. Full story...
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N. Topsail officials meet after storm causes damaging erosion

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videoThe North Topsail Beach Board of Alderman met Monday to discuss the continuing need for super-sized sand bags on the north end of the island, following a stormy night that forced officials to cut off power and water. Several homes were also evacuated in the area due to the erosion from the storm. Full story...
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Officials in N. Topsail meet about sandbags plan

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videoOfficials in North Topsail Beach met Wednesday night to figure out how to pay for several super sized sandbags on the north end of the island. Full story...
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Regulators approve terminal groin for Bald Head Island

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videoState regulators have given approval for a terminal groin off of Bald Head Island. Full story...
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N. Topsail officials meet to discuss 'super sized' sandbag revetment

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video North Topsail town officials held a special meeting to discuss a project that could help with beach erosion on the north end of the town. Full story...
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High tides could wash out some holiday plans at Freeman Park

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video High tides could wash out some Labor Day plans at one area beach. The Town of Carolina Beach says during high tides some parts of Freeman Park are completely impassable, as water comes all the way up to the sand dunes. Full story...
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Army Corps of Engineers seeks comment on Bald Head Island terminal groin

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The Army Corps of Engineers is looking for public input on possibly building a terminal groin at Bald Head Island. Full story...
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Latest winter storm leaving mark on area beaches

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videoFour consecutive days of wind and rain have taken a toll on area beaches. The force of Mother Nature is in full effect as the storm surge has pushed in sweeping about two to three feet of sand out to sea from Kure Beach. Full story...
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