"The invasion of beach grass
will severely restrict tidal flow and increase sand accretion, even further raising the sand level and ultimately threatening the promenade.
On the left as I walk is the Tees estuary, all seafaring hustle and bustle, while on the right is an inviting looking expanse of sand and beach grass
. And out at sea is the windfarm.
But then I tripped over a patch of beach grass
and landed on the sand, because that's just my life.
Hunkered below Kyle amid fallen yellow beach grass
, I dared not move.
The wind rustling the beach grass
reminded her of her grandfather's property in Murgon, how she fled the house as soon as it was over and stumbled down the dusty, potholed driveway, listening to the trees and grass sigh and she could have kept walking, past the small town full of gossipy relatives, not stopping until she hit Brisbane.
The baskets made by Alaska Natives are commonly constructed of birchbark or cedar, beach grass
, dried grass, spruce or willow root and baleen.
This was a good interpretive moment to explain about the currents that builds the island and bring seaweed onshore, and how seaweed fertilizes the beach grass
so that the sand is held in place.
At the Inn at Discovery Coast, you can almost touch the beach grass
from your bed in one of the.comer studios, where sliding barn doors conceal the bath.
Approximately 70 more Eastham property owners are still holding out because they are either lucky enough to have plenty of land between them and oblivion, or they continue to use other methods such as fencing, sand bags, beach grass
or other means to blunt the progress of erosion.
The western snowy plover was listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act in 1993 as a result of habitat lost to invasive beach grass
, development, and heavy beach use, as well as predation.
the richest blue for water, thirty browns for beach grass
In 2008, 46,000 square feet of the dune were graded and planted with beach grass
. This year, an additional 13,250 square feet were graded and planted.