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Cape May, New Jersey

Photo of Cap May

The once-wide beach at Cape May, New Jersey, has been stripped of its sand by longshore currents; the sand that would normally have replenished the beach is trapped updrift by jetties at Cap May inlet.



Coastal Change
Maintained by J.M. Watsonhttp://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/c1075/nj.htmlLast updated 9.11.97