Letters to the Editor

April 2, 2014 5:19 PM

Letters | Senate bill allowing sea wall in DeBordieu will hurt, not help, coast; Surfside ‘team of four’ represent constituents’ wishes; Mandatory voting an idea whose time should never come

For centuries the earth’s tides have both eroded and re-built our nations beaches and nature has done an excellent job of maintaining this balance between erosion and deposition. Currently one has only to visit Litchfield Beach to see that fences, built in the hope of protecting erosion of the dunes, have failed in that objective, and in fact appear to have added to the excavation behind the fences.

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