Shifting Shoreline

Shifting Shoreline (HM2H0Y)

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N 32° 1.616', W 80° 53.38'

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Fort Pulaski National Monument

Since 1867, the island has grown due to dredging.
Cockspur Island was once much smaller than it is today. Since the end of the Civil War through the 1980s, the Savannah River was dredged to make it deep enough for ocean-going container ships.
River mud was deposited on the island, slowly expanding its footprint. When the river is dredged today, river mud is no longer deposited on Cockspur Island.
HM NumberHM2H0Y
Placed ByNational Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior
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Date Added Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019 at 8:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 510418 N 3543426
Decimal Degrees32.02693333, -80.88966667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 1.616', W 80° 53.38'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 1' 36.96" N, 80° 53' 22.8" W
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