living shorelines http://publicradioeast.org en Volunteers Plant Marsh Grass At The Rachel Carson Reserve http://publicradioeast.org/post/volunteers-plant-marsh-grass-rachel-carson-reserve <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On June </span>12th<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, volunteers and staff with the NC Coastal Reserve helped plant 4,500 marsh grass plugs which will help provide habitat and&nbsp; stabilization to the shoreline of Carrot Island.</span></p><p></p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:13:37 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 43571 at http://publicradioeast.org Volunteers Plant Marsh Grass At The Rachel Carson Reserve Living Shorelines http://publicradioeast.org/post/living-shorelines <p>Protecting shorelines with natural, vegetative barriers is not only better for the ecosystem, it’s a more effective means of slowing shoreline erosion.&nbsp; We speak to a local researcher about her work with “living shorelines.”</p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 15:14:18 +0000 Jared Brumbaugh 39823 at http://publicradioeast.org Living Shorelines