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Residents say ‘neglected’ pond owned by City of Wilmington poses hazards

Lack of maintenance on a pond has left it looking more like a weed bed than a body of water.

After years of erosion, Snow’s Cut Park is closing forever on Wednesday

The significant shoreline erosion has caused steep embankments, compromising the septic system and causing sinkholes. 

UNCW assistant professor awarded $265K grant to study barrier islands

A UNCW assistant professor has been awarded a grant to study barrier island.

Residents petition to fight erosion in Ocean Isle Beach

The east end of Ocean Isle Beach is more vulnerable to storms and flooding as the ocean slowly reclaims the beach due to erosion.

Erosion impacting residents, human and sea creature, in Ocean Isle Beach

The Ocean Isle Beach Sea Turtle Protection Organization patrols beaches looking for nests that weathered Hurricane Isaias.

Home falls down sandy bluff along Lake Michigan shoreline

A western Michigan lakefront home has fallen down a sandy bluff in an area plagued by erosion.

County considers shutting down Hampstead Marina

The Pender County Board of Commissioners is considering revoking Hampstead Marina of its special use permit.

Coastal storm eats away sand near Fort Fisher

Nor'easter winds caused high tides in Kure Beach. Dunes protecting homes near Fort Fisher were partly washed away, leaving homes exposed to the rising tides.

Freeman Park closing Saturday afternoon for safety concerns

Freeman Park is being closed again to all vehicles to prevent overcrowding and for the safety of those on the beach, the Town of Carolina Beach announced in a news release.

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