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Coastal Management - 2012 Enforcement Reports

Coastal Management

2012 Enforcement Reports

January

Elizabeth City District:

None reported

Morehead City District:

None reported

Washington District:

None reported

Wilmington District:

L.C. Lynch, Brunswick County, violation of the terms and conditions of CAMA Minor Development Permit No. 2009-035 by constructing the decking around the pool in excess of the authorized 6' in width; constructing decking in excess of the authorized 500 sq.ft.; enclosing the ground level of the structure and placing unapproved material on the ground level consequently increasint the total floor area above the authorized 2,000 sq.ft.; and constructing a fireplace waterward of the 60' Ocean Hazard setback within the Ocean Hazard AEC adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean.

February

Elizabeth City District:

Deann Toplak, Currituck County, unauthorized major development by constructing a davit system which enroaches into the riparian corridor and the installation of a concrete slab within 30' of the normal high water level within the Coastal Shoreline adjacent to the Currituck Sound.

John Kesler, Camden County, unauthorized minor development by constructing an enclosed and roofed structure within 30' of the normal high water level adjacent to the Albemarle Sound.

Murray Clark, Dare County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by excavating and filling in Coastal Wetlands within 75' of the NWL.

Morehead City District:

None reported

Washington District:

Michael Hodges, Tyrrell County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by conducting maintenance excavation of a man-made canal bottom and placement of the resultant spoils within the Estuarine Waters, Public Trust Area, and Coastal Shoreline AECs within waters contiguous to the Alligator River.

Wilmington District:

None reported.

March

Elizabeth City District:

Galen Swinson, Currituck County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by excavating and creating a finger canal contiguous to an existing man-made canal that is connected to the Currituck Sound within the EW, PTW, and ES AECs.

Morehead City District:

None reported.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

None reported.

April

Elizabeth City District:

Shashi Holdings LLC (c/o Steve Nelson), Dare County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by installing a kayak rack in coastal wetlands, placing riprap waterward of coastal wetlands, installing a bulkhead waterward of coastal wetlands, and the placement of earthen fill material within EW and PTA AECs in the Pamlico Sound.

Samuel Burrus and David Hatchell, Dare County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by excavating in a man-made canal contiguous to the Croatan Sound within the EW and PTA AECs.

Thomas Stevenson, Currituck County, Unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by excavating and creating a finger canal contiguous to an existing man-made canal that is connected to the Currituck Sound within the EW, PTW, and ES AECs.

Morehead City District:

None reported.

Washington District:

John Smith and Justus Smith (Smith Land Development), Beaufort County, unauthorized major development by mechanized land clearing in excess of an acre within the ES AEC adjacent to the Pungo River.

Wilmington District:

None reported.

May

Elizabeth City District:

None reported.

Morehead City District:

Ira Murphy, Carteret County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by constructing enlarging existing groins and bulkhead within the EW, PTA, and ES AECs in Core Sound.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

Mark Armstrong, Pender County, unauthorized major development by installing a floating dock and pilings within the EW and PTA AECs in Mallard Bay Canal.

Wooten Holding Co. LLC (c/o Allen Wooten) and New River Excavation & Development Inc. (c/o Eric Brinson), Pender County, violation of the terms and conditions of State Permit No. 52-09 by exceeding the authorized dredging depths and exceeding the authorized dredging extents within the EW and PTA AECs adjacent in Topsail Sound.

June

Elizabeth City District:

Murray Clark, Dare County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by excavating and filling of Coastal and non-coastal wetlands adjacent a man-made tributary contiguous to the Pamlico Sound.

Rayburn Burgess, Camden County, unauthorized minor development by consrtruction of crab shedders, placement of a concrete slab, placement of a refrigerated building within the ES AEC adjacent to the Albemarle Sound.

Sunset Girll and Water Sports (c/o John Kotch), Dare County, violation of the terms and conditions of the CAMA permit by reconfiguring the docking facility within the EW and PTA AECs in Currituck Sound.

Morehead City District:

None reported.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

Jonathan Gindes, Onslow County, unauthorized minor development by enclosing additional floor area within the 60' Ocean Erodible setback within the OEA and HHFA AECs adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean.

Rolando Martinez, Onslow County, unauthorized minor development by placing fill material within 75' of the normal high water level in the ES AEC adjacent to Mill Creek.

Mar Lewis, Onslow County, unauthorized major development by installing floating docks within the EW and PTA AECs in the New River.

July

Elizabeth City District:

Bobby Burris and Todd Flowers (contractor), Chowan County, unauthorized major development by installing a boat lift within the EW and PTA AECs in the Chowan River.

Nigel Buttery, Dare County, unauthorized major development by installing a jet ski lift within the EW and PTA AECs in Currituck Sound.

Morehead City District:

David Bunger, Carteret County, unauthorized major development by installing a floating dock within the EW and PTA AECs in Bogue Sound.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

Robert Taylor, Brunswick County, unauthorized major development by constructing a roof covered crab shedder within the EW and PTA AECs in the Calabash River.

August

Elizabeth City District:

Brian Miller, Dare County, unauthorized major development by installing a platform, creation of two additional slips, and installing a davit within the PTA AEC in Jean Guite Creek.

Ernest Dennison, Currituck County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by placing riprap material within the EW, PTA, and CS AECs in Currituck Sound.

Morehead City District:

None reported

Washington District:

Warren Whichard, Beaufort County, unauthorized major development by excavating, clearing, and construction of a finger canal system within the PTA and PTS AECs in Taylor Creek.

Wilmington District:

David Luther, Pender County, unauthorized major development and violation of the State's dredge and fill law by violating the terms and conditions of State Permit No. 73-12 by excavation and dislodging of the bottom substrate by kicking, or prop washing, and the resultant spoils filling shallow bottom habitat within the EW and PTA AECs within a PNA in Topsail Sound.

September

Elizabeth City District:

Russell Sullivan, Perquimans County, wnauthorized major development by constructing a boathouse in a man-made canal system contiguous with the Albemarle Sound within the Estuarine Waters and Public Trust Area AECs.

Morehead City District:

Susan Fraizer and Andrew Robey Construction (c/o Ryan Crosser), Carteret County, unauthorized minor development by reconstructing the frontal dune adjacent to the Atlantic Ocean.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

John Watkins, Brunswick County, unauthorized minor development by constructing a deck within 75 feet of the Shallotte River in the Coastal Shoreline AEC.

October

Elizabeth City District:

Kathie Koenig and Bill Eger (contractor, Affordable Bill's), Currituck County, unauthorized major development by contruction of a pier and walkway within the ES, EW and PTA AECs in a man-made canal contiguouss to the Currituck Sound.

Joseph Falke and Joseph Riddick (contractor, Riddick Marine), Perquimans County, unauthorized major development by constructing a dock and platform within the EW and PTA in a man-made canal system contigouous with the Albemarle Sound.

Dominion Power Transmission, c/o Fred Harmeling, Pasquotank County, violation of the terms and conditions of State Permit No. 33-12 issued to the NCDOT by conducting unauthorized clearing of Section 404 wetlands within the PTA and PTS AECs adjacent to Knobbs Creek.

Barbara Reardon, Dare County, unauthorized major development by constructing a dock within the EW and PTA AECs in the Pamlico Sound.

Allis Holdings LLC, c/o James Braithwaite, unauthorized minor development by construcing an addition to an existing structure, installation of pavers, and an addition to the landing platform within 30' of the NHW in the ES AEC adjacent to the Currituck Sound.

Wanchese Marina LLC, c/o Mikey Daniels, unauthorized major development by constructing finger piers, expanding and existing finger pier, placement of a building, constructing a gravel road and parking area within 30' of the NHW in the CS, EW, and PTA AECs in and adjacent to the Roanoke Sound.

Morehead City District:

None reported.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

Jerry Parker, Pender County, unauthorized major development by constuction of a pier over CW AEC and in the EW and PTA AECs in Nixon's Creek.

Matthew Gallins, Brunswick County, violation of the terms and conditions of State Permit No. 57592D by installing a floating jet ski lift, increasing the number of boat slips authorized, contructing the pier in excess of 6' over CW within the EW and PTA AECs in the man-made canal system contiguous with Shallotte Sound.

November

Elizabeth City District:

Frank Jaklic, Perquimans County, unauthorized major development by creating a third boat slip within an existing docking facilty in the EW and PTW AECs in the Perquimans River contiguous to the Albemarle Sound.

Morehead City District:

None reported.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

Robert Foy, New Hanover County, unauthorized major development by installing an additonal platform, mooring pilings, and creating a third docking slip to an existing docking facility within the EW and PTA AECs in the Topsail Sound.

December

Elizabeth City District:

None reported.

Morehead City District:

None reported.

Washington District:

None reported.

Wilmington District:

None reported.

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