Site of Artificial Restoration #1Ocean Beach, San Francisco, June 6,2007
Restoration finished 6/13/07
Sand begins to cover Restoration 6/14/07
Artificial Restoration #1 6/13/07 Ocean Beach, San Francisco California One cubic foot of sand replaced with one cubic foot of granulated sugar.
A Plexiglas liner was used to create the void and was removed as sugar filled the space.
6/19/09 Restoration has been completely covered with sand. Further observations at the site found that the square would occasionally reappear as a dark crust. The entire dune was removed by the city of San Francisco in 2009.