How Did Rocks End Up on the Beach? NC

Posted In Beach Nourishment, Erosion, News
May
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Topsail Beach, North Carolina. Photo source: ©© Lee Ruk

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State rules make it clear that sand from an ocean bottom riddled with rocks should not be pumped onto the state’s beaches during beach re-nourishment projects.

Yet, a beach pumping project on the south end of this Onslow County town littered the beach with tons of rocks, some the size of basketballs. And no one stopped it…

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