< Beachapedia:Factoid | 2015 | 01
Dunes are a Nature-Friendly Response to Erosion
- "Instead of building back the shoreline, the agency used beach sand from a project at nearby Patrick Air Force Base to build, over about seven months earlier this year, a second, mile-long line of dunes inland from the area where the erosion was occurring. Even better, she said, is the fact that the second dune system created habitat for several endangered and threatened species that call Cape Canaveral home." - excerpts from article in the Tampa Bay Times.
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