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dc.contributor.authorUnited States. Army. Corps of Engineers. New York District.-
dc.descriptionEnvironmental Impact Statement-
dc.description.abstractThe Fire Island Inlet to Montauk Point, New York Coastal Storm Risk Management Project is designed to identify a long-term solution to manage the risk of coastal storm damages along the densely populated and economically valuable south shore of Long Island, New York in a manner which balances the risks to human life and property and restores the natural coastal processes that have been impacted by past development of the barrier island and while maintains coastal biodiversity. The Recommended Plan includes a combination of: (1) inlet modifications (continuation of authorized navigation projects, dredging, downdrift placement of dredged material, placement of dune and berm, and monitoring); (2) nonstructural measures (primarily building retrofits, with limited relocations and buyouts); (3) breach response for barrier islands; (4) beach and dune fill with renourishment: up to 30 years, approximately every 4 years; (5) sediment management; (6) groin modifications; (7) coastal process features; (8) adaptive management; and (9) integration of local land use regulations and management.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipUnited States. Army. Corps of Engineers.en_US
dc.format.extent2634 pages / 200.87 MB-
dc.publisherUnited States. Army. Corps of Engineers. New York District.en_US
dc.rightsApproved for Public Release; Distribution is Unlimited-
dc.sourceThis Digital Resource was created in Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat-
dc.subjectFire Island Inlet (N.Y.)en_US
dc.subjectMontauk Point (N.Y.)en_US
dc.subjectShore protectionen_US
dc.subjectFlood controlen_US
dc.subjectEnvironmental managementen_US
dc.subjectEnvironmental protectionen_US
dc.titleFire Island Inlet to Montauk Point Reformulation Study : Final Environmental Impact Statementen_US
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