Guideline 9 – Having Fun on Your Beach

Beaches not only provide great recreation for humans, but are also homes for many creatures. As a Shore Steward, it is important to learn how to enjoy the beach in a way that allows others to enjoy the sea’s bounty for generations to come.

Words to know:
Eelgrass: not seaweed, but a type of submerged perennial flowering plant that grows in
estuaries and shallow bays.

Biotoxins: Marine biotoxins, produced by phytoplankton, are extremely dangerous and are some of the most potent toxins in the world.

In this Guideline: