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2015-02-25 16:22:04

--Cocoa Beach is one of only four beaches named 2014's Best Restored Beaches-- COCOA BEACH, Fla., Feb.

Buried Seawall Helped Protect New Jersey From Hurricane Sandy
2013-07-17 08:53:32

Researchers discover a long-forgotten seawall buried on the shores of New Jersey that helped to protect the coast from the full wrath of Hurricane Sandy.

2013-05-31 23:21:55

After a report by the Mother Nature Network detailing the installation of storm-ready beachside structures and buildings by Garrison Architects, Bay Fastening Systems issues a statement of support.

2011-02-23 22:24:34

An assessment of coastal change over the past 150 years has found 68 percent of beaches in the New England and Mid-Atlantic region are eroding.

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2008-10-29 13:15:00

A new study on Wednesday warned that climate change is the cause of rising sea levels that will erode Sydney's iconic beaches by 2050.

2008-10-14 03:00:19

By Kristin S. Agostoni Sand and sediment clogging the south entrance to the Marina del Rey channel will be dredged this fall using technology designed to separate contaminants from beach-suitable sand. The U.S.

2008-08-24 09:00:22

By CATHERINE KOZAK By Catherine Kozak The Virginian-Pilot Just as the long-awaited final environmental impact statement is about to be released, another glitch may have developed in the planning process to replace the Herbert C. Bonner Bridge .

2008-08-04 18:00:26

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (NASDAQ: GLDD) today announced that it will release its financial results for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2008 on Thursday, August 7, 2008 at 7:00 a.m. C.D.T. A conference call with the Company will be held the same day at 10:00 a.m. C.D.T.

2008-07-31 12:00:38

By Victor Tine, The Daily News of Newburyport, Mass. Jul. 31--PLUM ISLAND -- The state Senate has approved a $2.5 million amendment to a bond bill that would pay for beach restoration on Plum Island. The measure must still pass the House and obtain Gov.

2008-07-27 09:00:24

By CATHERINE KOZAK By Catherine Kozak The Virginian-Pilot nags head First to go will likely be the beat-up, uncovered sandbags that block public access on the beach. Next could be the ugly bald bags piled willy-nilly in front of oceanfront houses.


Word of the Day
cassation
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").
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