Planting Guidelines for Dune Creation and Stabilization
Coastal engineering technical aid rept.
COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS
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Beach grasses have been used successfully in many coastal projects to form and stabilize dune systems as a natural barrier to the inland penetration of waves and storm surges. Techniques are available for the efficient propagation of beach grass for this purpose. This report provides guidelines for a selecting plants and planting methods b obtaining plants c storing, planting, and maintaining plants and d estimating labor requirements for planting projects.
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