beach renourishment topic page

5:09 am on Thursday February 20, 2014

$30M Project to shore up Folly Beach shores, homes

1.5 million cubic yards of sand is being pumped onto 5.34 miles in shore, hopefully in time for the full summer beach season.
10:27 am on Wednesday May 22, 2013

Folly Beach County Park could reopen by late summer

Two years ago the South Carolina shore was torn apart by Hurricane Irene and parts of Folly beach County Park were washed away into the sea and the park was closed. Now officials are hoping that repair work could reopen the park by late summer.
6:03 am on Thursday May 16, 2013

Sand flowing back onto closed Folly Beach County Park

Folly Beach County Park remains closed after heavy erosion, but stabilization work is under way and 175,000 cubic yards of sand have recently begun to make their way back to the beach.
Advertisement