Original Case Study Title: Delaware DNREC-Protecting New Homes from Coastal Erosion

Original Document: “NAI How-to Guide for Regulations and Development Standards”  ASFPM, 2017. Pages: 98-102.

Summary: The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control has developed a 4 step process to keep new construction sites set back from the beach. This case study explains the regulations that the community created to accomplish this goal.

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