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Acquisition of Lands
Public access often requires either the direct acquisition of land or the acquisition of an easement for the defined access locations. There are several methods for these acquisitions with each having different legal and financial requirements and impacts.
Methods of Acquiring Public Access
Waterfront Public Access: Design Guidelines provides assistance in understanding, developing and implementing public access to New Jersey coastal waters. It was prepared in 1989 by The Fellows Read Organization at the request of the Division of Coastal Resources, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.