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N.C. Coastal Resources Commission Science Panel to meet Dec. 9 in New Bern
RALEIGH – The N.C. Coastal Resources Commission’s Science Panel on Coastal Hazards will meet Dec. 9 in New Bern.
The panel, which provides scientific advice to the state Coastal Resources Commission, will meet from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. in the conference room of the New Bern-Craven County Public Library, 400 Johnson Street, New Bern. The meeting is open to the public.
The group’s agenda includes:
A discussion of the permitting process for terminal groins, and the issues associated with monitoring these structures for any adverse impacts.
An update from a science panel subcommittee charged with responding to public comments received regarding the panel’s 2010 report on sea level rise in North Carolina.
Potential expansion of the science panel membership.
Created by the CRC in 1997, the 13-member science panel is composed of coastal engineers and geologists.
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