The New Jersey shore will never look exactly the way residents and vacationers remember it. Photos from Gov. Chris Christie's office reveal the famous Seaside Heights boardwalk is devastated. Houses were knocked from foundations by storm surge all along the shoreline.
The famous boardwalk at Seaside Heights, N.J.
Most of the boardwalk's piers were destroyed, and many of the rides fell into the ocean.
This is a look at the bay side of Seaside, N.J. at Barnegat Bay.
Here in Belmar, N.J. the shoreline has crept westward.
That was a street to the left of the houses. And there was a boardwalk.
Another look at the bay side of Seaside, N.J.
Damage to the north of Seaside, N.J.