Sediment Criteria Rule Language Effective Feb. 1, 2007
Sediment criteria rule language was approved by the CRC in November 2006, and by the Rules Review Commission in January 2007. The new rules are effective Feb. 1, 2007.
Brief history of sediment criteria rules development.
Documents | Memos | NC Beach Fill Projects Nourishment Information | Links
Final rule language approved by Rules Review Commission in January 2006
Draft sediment criteria rule language approved for public hearing by CRC on Mar. 24, 2006
Draft sediment criteria rule language approved for public hearing by CRC on Jan. 27, 2006
NC CRC Science Panel Sediment Criteria Final Recommendations (Jan. 2005)
Transmittal Letter from Dr. John Fisher to the CRC
DCM sediment criteria presentation to CRC (June 2004)
Stakeholder Questionnaire (MS Word file)
Aug 2002 sand compatability report to Science Panel from Steve Benton
November 2003 notes from Steve Benton on sediment criteria justification
Sediment Criteria White Paper
Sediment Criteria Poster
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I&S 06-29 - Proposed sediment criteria rule, 7H.0312 - Summary of public comments
I&S 06-12 - March 2006 memo to CRC I&S Committee - Technical Revisions to Draft Sediment Criteria Rules approved for Public Hearing
I&S 06-02 - Jan. 2006 memo to CRC I&S Committee - Draft sediment criteria rule language
I&S 05-22 - November 2005 memo to CRC I&S Committee entitled "Draft Sediment Criteria Rules"
June 2005 memo requesting stakeholder input
I&S 04-17 - October 2004 memo to CRC I&S Committee entitled "Status of Sediment Criteria Recommendations for Beach Nourishment"
I&S 04-08 - June 2004 memo to CRC I&S Committee entitled "Draft Science Panel Recommendations for Beach Nourishment Sediment Criteria" (revised version)
I&S 05-01 - January 2005 memo to CRC I&S Committee entitled "Sediment Criteria Recommendations for Nourishment and Dredged Material Disposal on North Carolina Oceanfrton Beaches"
April 2005 memo from Carteret County Shore Protection Office to the Carteret County Beach Commission
I&S 03-10 - October 2003 memo - Sand Compatibility Criteria Update
June 2002 memo to Science Panel from Donna Moffitt
Further reading on NC beach fill projects:
Native Sediment Characteristics of NC Beaches
USACE Wilmington District - Current approved projects
Carteret Co. Beach Preservation Plan
NC Beach Fill (Surfrider Foundation State of the Beach Report 2004)
DWR Water Resources Development Plan (FY 2005-2010)
General information - beach nourishment
Beach Nourishment: A guide for local government officials
Links to organizations/agencies
Carteret Co. Shore Protection Office
NC Coastal Federation
NC Geological Survey
USGS Coastal & Marine Geology Program
NC Division of Marine Fisheries
NC Division of Water Quality
NC Division of Water Resources
NC Sea Grant
USACE Wilmington District
Duke Univ. Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines
American Shore & Beach Preservation Assoc.
NC Shore & Beach Preservation Assoc.
Last Modified: October 19, 2007
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