Federal Consistency Certification: Cape Shores Beach Renourishment

Division of Climate, Coastal and Energy

Published: Aug. 21, 2022
Comments Due: Sept. 19, 2022
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A Federal Consistency Certification has been submitted to the Delaware Coastal Management Program for the following: Cape Shores Beach Renourishment (2022.0101)

The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control, Division of Watershed Stewardship proposes to use a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers individual permit to renourish Cape Shores beach, located on the Delaware Bay, via truck-fill method. Approximately 31,500 cubic yards of sand material from an inland borrow source will be used to restore 2,915 linear feet of beach. The orientation of the renourishment project is from west to east extending from approximately 38.7825°N, 75.1144°W to 38.7854°N, 75.1043°W.

Comments concerning this Federal Consistency Certification will be accepted for 30 days from the date of this notice. Comments may be sent to: Delaware Coastal Programs, Ms. Kimberly Cole, Administrator, 100 W. Water Street, Suite 7B, Dover, DE, 19904, or electronically to For additional information please call (302) 739-9283.