Emergency seawall gets permanent status

Emergency seawall gets permanent status

ENCINITAS — The Planning Commission unanimously approved a major use permit on Jan. 5 that allows a seawall built under emergency conditions to become permanent despite objections by shoreline preservation groups. January 13, 2012 TheCoastNews.com by Wehtahnah Tucker...
Debate over seawalls heats up

Debate over seawalls heats up

LEUCADIA, Calif. —  A growing number of environmentalists are fighting beachfront homeowners who want to build seawalls to prevent their property from washing out to sea. Marco Gonzalez, with the Coastal Environmental Rights Foundation, and others believe...