a sandy beach next to the ocean

5 Delaware beaches set for replenishing in January

Betsy Price Government, Headlines

This DNREC file photo shows beaches being replenished. DNREC will begin replenishing Pickering Beach, Kitts Hummock, Bowers, South Bowers, and Slaughter Beach communities in early January 2022, largely because of recent storm damage. The sand will come from inland sources, including reusing dredged material. The nourishment, as the Shoreline and Waterway Management Section calls it,  introduce sand into the shoreline …