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Posted 6/8/2018

Release no. 18-027


Contact
Lynn Rose
313-226-4680
313-300-0662 (cell)
Lynn.M.Rose@usace.army.mil

DETROIT – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Detroit District, will host an informational outreach event featuring discussions about coastal processes, erosion, water levels and Corps’ programs.

This event, facilitated by the Corps staff, will discuss: the effect of lake levels on coastal erosion, water level forecasts, things that affect coastal erosion, the role of dunes in protecting, coastal geology and erosion while taking an interactive beach walk.

Speakers are Corps’ Detroit District team members from the Great Lakes Hydraulics & Hydrology, Regulatory and Planning offices led by Jim Selegean, Ph.D., hydraulic engineer, Great Lakes Hydraulics & Hydrology office. Selegean is the lead of the district’s coastal engineering and field measurements group.

Residents, property owners, contractors, consultants, advocacy groups, or anyone interested in the Corps’ programs are welcome to attend.

This forum will be held at the following location:

Tuesday, June 12 2018

6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Racine North Beach Park

100 Kewaunee Street

Racine, Wisconsin 53403

 

A portion of this activity will be on the beach, so wear appropriate shoes and attire.

For any questions, call Lynn Rose, Detroit District public affairs chief, 313-226-4680, or Jim Selegean, Ph.D., at 313.226.6791.

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