Sponsor of the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA)

Atlantic Reefmaker is a sponsor of the American Shore & Beach Preservation Association (ASBPA) for its 2019 National Coastal Conference. The conference is in Myrtle Beach, SC from October 22-25, 2019. At the conference, staff with Atlantic Reefmaker will be presenting on the Bonner Bridge Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Mitigation project and Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson.…

2019 Living Shorelines Tech Transfer Workshop in Beaufort, NC.

Randy Boyd with Atlantic Reefmaker will be attending the 2019 Living Shorelines Tech Transfer Workshop in Beaufort, NC. The workshop, planned by Restore America’s Estuaries and the NC Coastal Federation, will be held October 8-9, 2019. The workshop includes a networking reception & poster session on October 8, and a poster on the Brunswick Town/…

White paper: Shoreline Protection of Historic and Cultural Resources at Brunswick Town-Fort Anderson

Atlantic Reefmaker staff, Phillip Todd, wrote a white paper entitled ‘Shoreline Protection of Historic and Cultural Resources at Brunswick Town-Fort Anderson’ and submitted it to the Western Dredging Association (WEDA) as part of their call for paper related to the upcoming Dredging Summit and Expo ’19 (June 3-7 in Chicago, Illinois). This paper described past…

Presentation – about the Bonner Bridge Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Mitigation project

The Western Dredging Association (WEDA) included a presentation about the Bonner Bridge Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Mitigation project in its Dredging Summit and Expo ’19 (https://dredging-expo.com/general-schedule). The presentation, entitled, ‘Submerged Aquatic Vegetation Mitigation for the Bonner Bridge Replacement Project’, will be in Session 2B at 3:40 PM on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. The presentation will describe…

Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson Phase 2

The NC Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (DNRC) continued its efforts to protect the cultural and natural resources of the Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson state historic site with implementation of Phase 2. Phase 2 involved installing an additional 240’ of Atlantic Reefmaker Ecosystem down river from Phase 1 installation.   Construction on Phase 2…

Fort Anderson historic site rebuilding lost waterfront through environmentally friendly technology

Original Post: http://www.wect.com/2019/03/05/fort-anderson-historic-site-re-building-lost-waterfront-through-environmentally-friendly-technology/ Click the above link to watch the NEWS VIDEO. By Alex Guarino | March 5, 2019 at 2:46 PM EST – Updated March 5 at 7:31 PM BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Structures called reef makers are successfully combating climate change at the Brunswick Town Fort Anderson State Historic Site. Due to…

Alternative Shoreline Stabilization at Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson

A presentation on the Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson project will be presented at the Virginia Water Conference in Richmond, Virginia on March 5, 2019. The title of the presentation is Alternative Shoreline Stabilization at Brunswick Town/Fort Anderson, and it is in Session 6C, entitled Shoreline Protection, at 10.45 AM. The presentation focuses on the Atlantic…

Atlantic Reefmaker staff are attending the annual South Carolina Beach Advocates meeting

Atlantic Reefmaker staff are attending the annual South Carolina Beach Advocates meeting, held February 12-13. The meeting is located at the Wild Dunes Resort, Isle of Palms, SC. The staff looks forward to meeting SC beach communities, understanding their challenges and serving as a resource to these communities as the opportunity presents itself. https://scbeaches.org/2019-annual-meeting  

ACEC The Engineering Excellence Award

The Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson, Phase II project received recognition from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of North Carolina. The Engineering Excellence Award honors the year’s most outstanding engineering accomplishments. The honors award from ACEC-NC for the Brunswick Town/ Fort Anderson, Phase II project was presented on November 9, 2018.   Click to…