Port Aransas South Jetty “Channel Challenge”

Port Aransas South Jetty “Channel Challenge”

A citizens’ group has put together a petition in an effort to oust dozens of barges from where they’re being docked in the Lydia Ann Channel. The petition says government agencies erred in granting permission for the barges to dock there and that the vessels pose environmental and safety hazards and will displace recreational boaters.[…]

Caller Times: Outrage Grows Over Barge Project

Caller Times: Outrage Grows Over Barge Project

In 2012, folks began complaining to Texas Parks & Wildlife and other agencies about loaded barges awaiting access to the port and inner harbor that were beached along the backside of San Jose Island damaging seagrass and promoting erosion. They implored officials to do their job as protectors of our natural resources. Read the full[…]