Beach Renourishment


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

(Source: CBS4) Crews work to renourish the beach by pumping sand to replace beach lost to erosion.

Miami Beach Pumping Sand Onto Eroded Areas

Hoping to return some of what Mother Nature took away, sand pumping operations got under way Monday on a section of Miami Beach.