Entries by dkrosse

Why We Must Stop the Chop

The plan to allow major cutting of the Maritime Forest is putting lives and property at risk. The forest provides natural resilence to hurricane storm surge.

What is the Maritime Forest?

Sullivan’s Island is one of the luckiest barrier islands on the East Coast. Our beach is growing, not eroding and that’s allowed our Maritime Forest to flourish.

Why is the Maritime Forest Threatened?

When beachfront homeowners decided to sue the Town of Sullivan’s Island because of the Maritime Forest, it started several years of a legal battle that have ended in this controversial “mediation” that is now threatening the future of the forest.