Living shorelines can offer shoreline protection for low energy shorelines as well as providing ecoservices such as purifying water, buffering against floods, and attracting wildlife. This report highlights key benefits, possible barriers and solutions, and ideas for their promotion. Recommendations for implementing living shorelines are included for Accomack County, Virginia to aid in increasing awareness and utilization of living shorelines.
Belcher, Amy; Bezore, Rhiannon; Covi, Michelle; and Yusuf, Wie, "Living Shorelines: Barriers and Promotion: Accomack County, VA" (2019). Presentations, Lectures, Posters, Reports. 19.