Coastal Dune Restoration
Coastal Dune Restoration —
Assateague, MD

Project: Yearly Maintenance of Coastal Dune Habitat and Vehicular Access Points
Project Sponsor: State Government
Location: Mid-Atlantic Coast
Scope: Over many years, ER&M has performed maintenance work along this several mile stretch of dune. Work has included cleaning out, restoring, and fencing numerous vehicular crossovers; installing many thousands of feet of wooden handrails; removing, repairing, and installing tens of miles of sand fence; installing tens of miles of electric fence (for wildlife exclusion); and supplemental planting, seeding, and fertilizing of many acres of dune habitat.

Accreted sand at end of crossover before repair

Restoring damaged crossover base

Completed crossover repair

Storm damaged sand fence before repair

Installing new sand fence posts

Completed sand fence replacement

10600 York Road-Suite 203 | Cockeysville, MD 21030 | office (410) 337-4899 | fax (410) 583-5678 | email