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USACE and its contractor Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company began rock blasting on the Delaware River in December of 2015. Work is part of the Delaware River Main Channel Deepening project.
Rock Blasting on the Delaware River
USACE and its contractor Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company began rock blasting on the Delaware River in December of 2015. Work is part of the Delaware River Main Channel Deepening project.
USACE and its contractor completed dredging and placement operations in November of 2015 at Mordecai Island near Long Beach Island, N.J. The project involved dredging material from the federal channel of the New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway and beneficially use it to restore sections of the marsh.
New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway Dredging and Marsh Restoration
USACE and its contractor completed dredging and placement operations in November of 2015 at Mordecai Island near Long Beach Island, N.J. The project involved dredging material from the federal channel of the New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway and beneficially use it to restore sections of the marsh.
USACE, in partnership with the state of New Jersey and several non-profit organizations, is dredging the federal channel of the NJ Intracoastal Waterway and using the material to restore degraded marsh owned by the state. Work began near Avalon, NJ in November of 2015 and is expect to be completed by February of 2016.
Intracoastal Waterway Dredging and Marsh Restoration
USACE, in partnership with the state of New Jersey and several non-profit organizations, is dredging the federal channel of the NJ Intracoastal Waterway and using the material to restore degraded marsh owned by the state. Work began near Avalon, NJ in November of 2015 and is expect to be completed by February of 2016.
USACE is working for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to construct a dune and berm beachfill at the Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge on the Delaware Bay. Storms have caused breaches and degraded part of the marsh, which is important habitat for wildlife.
Prime Hook Refuge Beachfill
USACE is working for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to construct a dune and berm beachfill at the Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge on the Delaware Bay. Storms have caused breaches and degraded part of the marsh, which is important habitat for wildlife.
USACE released the draft report for the Tookany Creek Flood Damage Reduction Feasibility Study on November 10, 2015. The public is encouraged to review the draft report and provide comments.
Tookany Creek Feasibility Study Draft Report
USACE released the draft report for the Tookany Creek Flood Damage Reduction Feasibility Study on November 10, 2015. The public is encouraged to review the draft report and provide comments.
USACE has begun demo work along the Absecon Inlet in the northern end of Atlantic City. USACE and its contractor are building sections of a seawall and rebuilding a part of the boardwalk in partnership with the state and city.
Before Photos of Absecon Inlet Seawall & Boardwalk
USACE has begun demo work along the Absecon Inlet in the northern end of Atlantic City. USACE and its contractor are building sections of a seawall and rebuilding a part of the boardwalk in partnership with the state and city.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its contractor Weeks Marine began beachfill construction at Broadkill Beach, Delaware as part of the Delaware River Main Channel Deepening project in April of 2015. The project involves dredging sand from the Delaware River to deepen the river for navigation purposes and placing on the beach to reduce future storm damages.
Broadkill Beach Construction
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and its contractor Weeks Marine began beachfill construction at Broadkill Beach, Delaware as part of the Delaware River Main Channel Deepening project in April of 2015. The project involves dredging sand from the Delaware River to deepen the river for navigation purposes and placing on the beach to reduce future storm damages.
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