JUST IN: Park gets grant for beach study

DANBURY TWP. A study could help restore a state park's beach, devastated by storms more than 30 year
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

 

DANBURY TWP.

A study could help restore a state park's beach, devastated by storms more than 30 years ago.

East Harbor State Park, 1169 N. Buck Road, Lakeside-Marblehead, received a $57,268 grant from the Ohio Division of Natural Resources for a scientific study to evaluate the damage and determine if further problems could be prevented.

In the early 1970s severe storms flooded more than 80 percent of the lakeside beach. A 1,500-foot stretch of beach is all that remains.

Read more in Wednesday's Register.