The N.C. Coastal Resources Commission, in consultation with N.C. Division of Coastal Management, the N.C. Division of Land Resources, and the N.C. Coastal Resources Advisory Council, in 2010 conducted a study of the feasibility and advisability of the use of terminal groins as erosion control devices.
The study was mandated by Session Law 2009-479, which requires the CRC to conduct the study and present a report to the Environmental Review Commission and the General Assembly by April 1, 2010. The Environmental Review Commission is a joint legislative study committee.
Scope of Work -Scope of work for Moffatt & Nichol, the contractor conducting the study.
Public Comments Received -PDF file of all public comments on the study. (updated 3/29/10)
CRC Terminal Groin Recommendations - PDF file of CRC final recommendations