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Island Erosion and Restoration

Island Erosion and Restoration

This animated EWN video highlights the beneficial use of  dredged sediment to refurbish islands, reducing wave energy and erosion.

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This project seeks to overcome historical practices of dredged sediment management and increase frequency that island...

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The Engineering With Nature® (EWN) Program supports nature-based solutions that reduce coastal-storm and flood risks while providing environmental ......
Figure 1. Photo of Mordecai Island in 2019. Background Mordecai is an undeveloped back barrier island that runs parallel to the Barnegat Bay ......
During the 1990s, placement of shoal material dredged from Horseshoe Bend of the lower Atchafalaya River occurred at wetland development sites loca......