Dredging in South Padre Island, Texas, Leaves Pile of Clay Behind

Posted In Beach Nourishment, News
Mar
15

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Padre Island National Seashore. Photo source: ┬ęBy Katie McDowell Peek

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When you first arrive at Isla Blanca Beach Park, some might think they are looking at some construction going on.

But actually the pile of clay at Isla Blanca Park on South Padre Island is what was left of the Brazos Dredging Project that pumps sand out of the Brownsville Ship Channel and onto the beaches of South Padre Island…

Original Article and Video, Valley Central

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