To understand the cause of the closure of the North Shell Key Pass in the context of the entire system.
No RSVP is required.
Dr. Ping Wang, USF Professor, will discuss a recently released inlet management study by the USF Coastal Research Lab study on Bunces Pass and Pass-a-Grille inlets. Dr. Wang will focus on formation of Shell Key and subsequent closure of North Shell Key Pass and the erosion of the northern end of Fort De Soto. He will also discuss the causes of the inlet closure and beach erosion and various management alternatives developed by this study.