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Boaters Demand North Sea Harbor Dredging

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Aerial views show the inlet to North Sea Harbor nearly filled in. COURTESY    JIM WILLIAMS

Aerial views show the inlet to North Sea Harbor nearly filled in. COURTESY JIM WILLIAMS

Aerial views show the inlet to North Sea Harbor nearly filled in. COURTESY  JIM WILLIAMS

Aerial views show the inlet to North Sea Harbor nearly filled in. COURTESY JIM WILLIAMS

Kitty Merrill on May 10, 2022
Some 2 million years ago, the receding glaciers of the Pleistocene epoch gave Long Island’s South Shore its sandy beaches. Fast-forward to 2022, and the winter’s nor’easter storms gave way... more

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