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The City of Nome and Alaska Corps District are partnered in the Nome Modification Feasibility Study to analyze and evaluate all aspects of expanding the Port of Nome. The elements of the study include investigating; benefits, costs, design features, cultural and environmental impacts, dredge disposal,sites, sediment transport & wave/current data. 

After extensive investigation and analysis, the Alaska Corps District released the latest draft study report on 31 Dec 2019 for a 30-day public comment period, which has now closed - see press release here

The study report recommends Alternative 8b at -40 ft MLLW  for the project design.  

For access to the draft Port of Nome Modification Feasibility Study documents, click here- and expand "Civil Works" under Documents Available for Review.

Corps 8b

Selected Design Alternative 8b @ -40 ft. MLLW

Outer Harbor Rendering

City/PND Port Expansion Rendering - 2019

ADDPS A-1 RenditionAlaska Corps District Rendition - 2015 ADDAP Study

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