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Dredging Finally Underway In Ventura County To Clear Harbors, Restore Beaches

Posted on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 7:00am

Dredge Goes Into Operation At Channel Islands Harbor

When you think of a beach, you probably think of sand.

But, in Ventura County, sand has been at the center of an ongoing crisis, with too much sand in some areas, and not enough in others.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports that after a nearly two year long struggle, federal funding has allowed the hiring of a dredge to remove sand buildup from local harbors, and to use the sand to replenish some erosion damaged beaches.

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