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Weather / Beach Erosion #289664

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 12, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Top sail Beach, North Carolina) Severe erosion of beaches in California and North Carolina due to winter weather described, shown. [WOMAN - recalls heavy erosion.] Inability of communities to get federal restoration funds due to budget demands examined. [Army Corps. of Engineers Colonel Robert HUGHES - notes lack of new projects, funds.] Scientists' belief that beach erosion, being natural process, can not really be halted. [Dr. Orrin PILKEY - explains situation.] [Shirley and Bud MAYES - criticize government's policy as illogical, unfair.] [PEOPLE -comment]
REPORTER: Wyatt Andrews

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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