Natural methods to protect eroding shorelines are better often cheaper for the property owner, easier to build for the contractor and better for the marine environment, according to a new report on so called “living shorelines.”
An update on a great ,memorial for a colleague and friend.
Jim Francesconi, who died of leukemia, lead North Carolina’s Artificial Reef and Shoreline Restoration efforts for years. North Carolina has a planed deployment of a Memorial Artificial Reef that is delayed several months.
If you were planning to attend the memorial please review the article retrieved from
The memorial Reef site will have a ship renamed, The James J. Francesconi, it will be scuttled on the Howard Chapin Reef, about 12 miles from Beaufort Inlet.
Notice the Reef Ball in the background at the Georga Aquarium.Lunchtime in Ocean Voyager built by The Home Depot – Dive Team – Georgia Aquarium
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Training
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Source: Gulf of Mexico Coastal Training