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South Florida Beaches Replenished After Hurricane Sandy Erosion

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it has replenished 5.1 miles of beaches in South Florida eroded by Hurricane Sandy.

03/17/2014

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Corps Of Engineers Says S. Fla. Has Depleted Its Sand Supply

Is it possible to run out of sand for the beach? According to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the answer is yes and both Miami-Dade and Broward Counties have depleted their offshore sources of sand for beach renourishment projects.

CBS Miami–08/14/2013

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Broward To Bulk Up Its Beaches

Thousands of tons of sand could be brought in at the end of this year to bulk up two thinning sections of Broward’s coastline.

CBS Miami–07/28/2013

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Heavy Surf & High Tides Could Cause More Beach Erosion

South Florida’s coastlines are under assault again as waves, surge and surf threaten to overwhelm our beaches and low lying coastal cities.

CBS4–03/10/2013

Crashing surf, higher than normal tides and beach erosion over the last couple of weeks have torn down walls and taken out sidewalks along a section of State Road A1A in Ft. Lauderdale. (Source: CBS4)

Broward To Consider $3M Emergency Fix To A1A

After Hurricane Sandy lambasted Broward County beaches, a county commission is considering an emergency fix.

CBS4–12/07/2012

More barriers have been brought in to help protect a section of State Road A1A in Ft. Lauderdale from crashing surf and a higher than normal high tide. (Source: CBS4)

More Barriers Brought In To Protect A1A From High Tides

More barriers have been brought in to help protect a section of State Road A1A in Ft. Lauderdale from crashing surf and a higher than normal high tide.

CBS4–11/28/2012

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Section Of A1A In Lauderdale To Be Reduced To Two Lanes

A section of State Road A1A in Ft. Lauderdale is about to go from four lanes to two lanes due to beach erosion and threatening surf.

11/27/2012

Crashing surf, higher than normal tides and beach erosion over the last couple of weeks have torn down walls and taken out sidewalks along a section of State Road A1A in Ft. Lauderdale. (Source: CBS4)

Crashing Surf, Beach Erosion Threaten A1A In Lauderdale

Crashing surf, higher than normal tides and beach erosion over the last couple of weeks have torn down walls and taken out sidewalks along a section of State Road A1A in Ft. Lauderdale.

11/26/2012

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High Tides Crash Through Ft. Lauderdale Beach Barrier Walls

With every crashing wave, it gets worse along a stretch of Ft. Lauderdale’s famed beach.

11/25/2012

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Broward Beaches Flooding Due To Sandy

Hurricane Sandy is staying well offshore from South Florida, but that doesn’t mean the area is escaping the storm’s wrath, especially flooding.

CBS Miami–10/26/2012

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