Date: June 4, 2014
Contact: Patricia Smith
Marine Fisheries Artificial Reef Program to
Hold Public Meeting on Ocracoke Reef
MOREHEAD CITY — The Artificial Reef Program for the N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries will hold a public meeting at 5:30 p.m. June 17 at the Ocracoke Foundation, 278 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke.
The purpose of the meeting is to discuss expansion and enhancement plans for Artificial Reef-298, Ocracoke Reef.
The Artificial Reef Program plans expand the permitted reef site to correct long-time discrepancies between the permitted area and the existing reef site. The program also plans to deploy new concrete materials on the site.
Written comments on the reef plans will be accepted until July 3 and may be sent to Gregg Bodnar, N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries, P.O. Box 769, Morehead City, N.C., or to Gregg.Bodnar@ncdenr.gov.
For more information, contact Gregg Bodnar by email or at 252-808-8053.
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