What do sand dunes do?

Sand dune life cycle.

Rob Cross is biodiversity manager at Kāpiti Coast District Council. In the 10 minute video below he talks about the natural highlights of Kāpiti’s sand dunes, reminding us what an important job they do creating homes for plants and wildlife and helping protect our coastline. We could reasonably expect our dunes at Waikawa Beach to be the same.

Source: Walks with Rob – Kāpiti Coast sand dunes – YouTube.

Also check out the Kāpiti Caring for Sand Dunes brochure (465KB PDF).

Sand dune life cycle.
Sand dune life cycle.

Also available from our website, if the link above breaks: Caring for Sand Dunes brochure (465KB PDF).

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