The initial phase of South Jetty construction is nearly complete. The South Jetty was 4.5 miles long, 30 ft high, and made of 9 million tons of boulders. The jetty helped increase the depth of the navigation channel to 30 ft at low tide, fulfilling one of the Corps’ primary engineering goals.

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