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What's The State Of Our Beaches Going Into Summer?10:11
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A wave crashes over the sea wall in the Cedar Point area of Scituate, during a January Nor'easter. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)MoreCloseclosemore
A wave crashes over the sea wall in the Cedar Point area of Scituate, during a January Nor'easter. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

The upcoming Memorial Day holiday weekend kicks off the unofficial start of summer, but here in New England many area beaches won't be summer-ready for several more weeks.

Officials say the consecutive winter nor'easters, with historic winds and damaging surges, destroyed homes and dunes and the state is still waiting on federal aid.

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Bruce Berman, director of communication and strategy for Save the Harbor/Save the Bay. He tweets at @bostonsbaywatch.

This segment aired on May 23, 2018.

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