Primary and Secondary Dunes

primary and secondary dunes
 
The primary dunes begin to accumulate on top of each other and become secondary dunes. As you move past the primary dunes you see these secondary dunes, but in truth the two types grade from one to the other. The secondary dunes are also stabilized the Sea Oats, Uniola paniculata, but also by Running Beach Grass, Panicum amarum, and other species
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