SANDSTRUCTION

Will the Barrier Islands be destroyed by next water surge?

The Problem

The Ocean City and Assateague Island are both very profitable when it comes to tourism. They play a vital role in Maryland's economy. Especially, in the Worcester area. The problem is that when these Islands create an excess build-up of sand along the coast of Maryland. The shifting of sand has the potential to destroy the islands. Moreover with the build-up of sand amplifies the effect that water has on the shifting of the structures.

How Can You Help?

Find A Local State Official

Bring this pressing issue up to your local politicians. They know we need funding, if enough people SPEAK UP about the issue WE can make a change!