USACE Philadelphia District
Published April 6, 2021
Expiration date: 5/6/2021

The applicant, Little Egg Harbor Township, has proposed the following activities at Graveling Point Beach at the terminus of Radio Road in Mystic Beach, Township of Little Egg Harbor, Ocean County, New Jersey: extend the width of an eroded public beach; construct a series of four (4) stone offshore breakwaters; construct a 212 linear foot, “dog eared” stone jetty extending perpendicularly from the eastern edge of the shoreline; and install a total of ten, 10-inch diameter timber piles. The stated purpose of the project is to improve recreation and access for the public, improve habitat for shorebirds and aquatic species, and provide upland protection at Graveling Point Beach.