Plum Island

A second home that collapsed in Plum Island.

Third Plum Island Home To Be Torn Down Monday, Four Others On The Brink

Officials on Plum Island say another oceanfront home will be torn down Monday and several others could also come down in the coming days.

03/10/2013

A second home that collapsed in Plum Island.

2nd Home Collapses On Plum Island; 3rd To Be Torn Down

Demolitions were underway on Plum Island Saturday after the Atlantic Ocean claimed a second Plum Island home in as many days.

03/09/2013

This home on Plum Island collapsed during the storm, March 8, 2013. (Photo by Michael Rosenfield)

Storm Causes House To Collapse On Plum Island, Two More To Be Torn Down

The barrage of waves and beach erosion from the latest winter storm caused a home to collapse on Plum Island Friday morning.

03/08/2013

Plum Island

Coastal Residents Brace For Flooding, Erosion Ahead Of Storm

From Newbury to Scituate, residents are bracing for a long-duration storm with the threat of major beach erosion and coastal flooding.

03/06/2013

Sandbags on Plum Island.

Giant Sandbags Only A ‘Temporary Fix’ For Plum Island Residents

Huge walls of sandbags have been stacked along the Plum Island shore as crews try to prevent further erosion that’s threatening homes.

12/31/2012

A damaged home after the Dec. 27th storm. (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Plum Island Homes In Jeopardy After Storm

Thursday’s storm put the future of some Plum Island homes in jeopardy.

12/27/2012

(Photo credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)

Dredging Project To Reshape Seabrook, NH Coastline

It’s a spectacular view for residents who live along the Seabrook coastline, 170,000 tons of sand blasting from a pipe onto the beach.

11/21/2012

Waves crash over the wall in Scituate. (CBS)

Several Communities Urging Residents To Evacuate

Voluntary evacuation recommendations have been issued in Scituate, Lynn, New Bedford and Plum Island.

10/29/2012

Sand scraping on Plum Island ahead of Hurricane Sandy

Plum Island Residents Get OK For Beach Scraping

Sand is pushed from the shoreline and up the beach, where it gets shaped into a giant dune, meant to blunt the impact of Sandy’s waves.

10/26/2012

One of the homes threatened by beach erosion on Plum Island. (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Beach Erosion Forces State Of Emergency On Plum Island

A state of emergency has been declared in the town of Newbury for homes on Plum Island.

07/13/2012

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,049 other followers