Beach Ecology Journal Questions - Burton 4

Beach Ecology Journal Questions
1. Draw a beach profile and label at least 3 parts of it.
2. Describe why sea oats are important to the formation of dunes.
3. What are the 3 ways sand is transported? Describe 1 of those 3 ways.
4. What are two attempts people have made to reduce erosion on Tybee’s beaches?
5. How do barrier islands help protect Georgia’s coast?
6. Name 3 organisms that can be found on the beach.