Save Our Beach. Save Our Community.
This map demonstrates the impact beyond the barrier reef to mainland Quogue. Historical homes, property and businesses will be severely damaged.
Beach Nourishment Works
East of Shinnecock Inlet
It Works: Montauk to Receive FIMP
Montauk received emergency beach nourishment in 2016 and is slated to receive FIMP in 2020.
IT Works: Sagaponack, Watermill and Bridgehampton receive Beach Nourishment in 2014
The July 2017 beach survey shows favorable results for Sagaponack and Bridgehampton and Watermill with significant volume gains in the dune and underwater zones. Using the FEMA reference depth of −19 ft NAVD (as of July 2017), the Sagaponack BECD retains ~120 percent and the Bridgehampton BECD retains ~118 percent of their original nourishment volumes.
West of Shinnecock Inlet
It Works: Hampton Bays & East Quogue begin beach nourishment in 2020
Federal Emergency Aid approved in 2020 for WOSI (West of Shinnecock Inlet) and FIMP is expected in 2021. (Photo: Southampton Town)
It Works: Westhampton Beach
November, 2014 Westhampton Beach received $14.2 million in federally funded Beach Nourishment and continues to receive regular Beach Nourishment maintenance as required for 21st century beach living.