Dredging News

Stone Harbor Bay Dredging Follow-up Survey by Coastal Research Center

The Borough of Stone Harbor conducted sediment dredging from all bay shore lagoons within the Borough associated with Great Channel, the main channel along the western margin of Seven Mile Island.  Each lagoon was initially surveyed by the Coastal Research Center (CRC) prior to final permitting documents, then re-surveyed by the dredging contractor (Sevenson) prior [...]

Dredging Project – Lessons Learned

The SHPOA Beach & Bay Committee’s Annual Work Plan identified the need to have a report, which would review the successes and lessons learned from the recently completed Bay Dredging Project. The report was presented to the Borough Dec.15, 2017 to be used as a reference to help guide and improve future Bay Dredging Projects.   [...]

Beach & Bay

Beach & Bay   Review of 2016/2107 Stone Harbor Dredging Operation The Stone Harbor Property Owners Association (SHPOA) Beach and Bay Committee’s Annual Work Plan identified the need to have a report, which would review the successes and lessons learned from the recently completed Bay Dredging Project. The report was presented to the Borough December [...]

By |2018-01-05T10:37:54-04:00December 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Beach & Bay

SHPOA 2017 Project of the Year

Real Time Monitoring of Flood Event in Stone Harbor –Cooperative effort with Stockton University CRC, Stone Harbor and SHPOA –Water level sensors installed in flood prone areas of Stone Harbor –Flooding events correlated with rainfall, tides, and waves –Borough developing a Flood Management Plan (FMP) –FMP will direct multi-million dollar future investment to reduce and [...]

SHPOA Comments on Draft Flood Management Plan

September 6, 2017 Jill Gougher, Borough Administrator Borough of Stone Harbor 9508 Second Avenue Stone Harbor, New Jersey 08247 Subject: SHPOA Comments on Draft Flood Management Plan   Dear Jill: This letter is a follow-up to preliminary verbal comments provided by the SHPOA at the August 15, 2017 Council meeting. The comments were in response [...]

By |2017-09-09T18:41:18-04:00September 9th, 2017|Beach & Bay News, Community News, Dredging News|0 Comments

Final Bay Dredging Project Update

The Bay Dredging Project is complete!  Sevenson, the contractor, completed the dredging last week and removed 92,068 CY of dredge material from the Stone Harbor basins and channel, including some residential slips.  The total quantity of dredged material was 4% less than the estimated amount of the contract, which will hopefully bring the project in [...]

Dredging Update – March 9, 2017

The Bay Dredging project is 77% complete with 74,912 CY dredged as of March 8th.  South Basin, Snug Harbor, Shelter Haven entrance, Stone Harbor Basin, Pleasure Bay, Tuxedo Cove, Carnival Bay and the Access Channel are 100% complete.  Still needing dredging are Sanctuary Bay (10% completed), Paradise Bay (90% completed), and Stone Harbor Hole (0% [...]

Back Bay Dredge Update Summary as of 11-8-16 by Len Trainor

Per the Daily Progress Report posted on the SH Borough website (www.stoneharbornj.org), Sevenson Environmental has updated their progress through Thursday, November 3rd.  As of the 3rd, South Basin, Snug Harbor, and Shelter Haven Entrance are now 100% complete.  Stone Harbor Basin is 77% complete. The Total project is 21 % complete with 15,284 CY dredged [...]