UNH Project aims to restore dunes naturally on Plum Island

UNH Professors David Burdick and Gregg Moore planting beach grass as part of a restoration effort on Plum Island. Photo by A. Eberhardt
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

PLUM ISLAND — As a team of UNH scientists led a group of volunteers planting tufts of sea grass and other native plants along the dunes last Friday, project leader Gregg Moore said they came upon a woman sweeping piles of sand from her front porch in the wake of another nor’easter.