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Oregon Inlet and Hatteras Inlet badly shoaled, dredging coming this month

  Both Oregon Inlet and Hatteras Inlet are badly shoaled. The U.S. Coast Guard has notified the U.S….

 

Both Oregon Inlet and Hatteras Inlet are badly shoaled.

The U.S. Coast Guard has notified the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that the two inlets along with Bogue Inlet are so degraded that the Coast Guard has no capability to perform search and rescue in the Atlantic Ocean.

At two different meetings, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced its dredging schedule to address the problem at the Dare County inlets. At both the Dare County Waterways Commission and Oregon Inlet Task Force meetings,

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