Buxton Beach nourishment project to resume Saturday

BUXTON, N.C (WAVY) — The Buxton Beach nourishment project will resume Saturday, July 15.

Dare County officials said rough sea conditions previously suspended operations. The dredge used in the project, C.R. McCaskill, was sent to Norfolk for safety and to undergo routine maintenance.

Buxton Beach nourishment project set to begin Saturday

The McCaskill is expected to start pumping sand again on Sunday, July 16. Work will move to the north.

Officials say that 10 percent of the project is completed. Click here to view the project map.

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