Articles & Documents

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General Information


Why Save Dauphin Island?

  • It’s Alabama’s ONLY Barrier Island
  • It’s YOUR Beach!
  • Commercial and Recreational Fishing Industry
  • Protection of Coastal Marsh
  • Protection of Mainland Coastal Communities
  • Revenue
  • Homes
  • Choices


  • Aesthetics
  • Erosion
  • Photos – Our Vanishing Island


  • Public Funds for Private Property
  • Only a Few
  • Go Natural
  • Interim Solution
  • Long Term Plans
  • West End Vulnerability

Factors Contributing to Erosion

  • Storms
  • Sea Level Rise
  • Dredging



  • CIAP
  • MsCIP
  • GoMESA

Restoration Projects in the Region

  • Salt Creek


  • Possible Short-Term, Interim Solutions
  • Possible Long-Term Solutions
  • What Other Coastal Communities Are Doing


  • Dauphin Island in Crisis
  • GoMESA Proposal (2009-2010)
  • CIAP Proposal (2009-2010)
  • Gulf Coast Roadmap

Studies, Reports

  • 1978 Corps’ Report on Dredging

B.P. Oil Spill (2010)

  •  Gulf Coast Recovery Council

Government and Other Agencies

  • Alabama State Port Authority
  • Alabama Department of Environmental Management
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Opinion, Commentary





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