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horseshoe crab Reeds Beach Delaware Bay

A project to restore eight beaches is helping bring back horseshoe crabs, birds and people’s hope for the future. This is how you build a #StrongerCoast.

A new video from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service offers an overview of the coastline and salt marsh restoration at a refuge on Delaware Bay. “Building a Stronger Coast: Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge” is a behind-the-scenes look at how engaged partners and solid science came together to improve conditions for wildlife and the local community.

Hear from Deborah Cramer, author of The Narrow Edge: A tiny bird, an ancient crab, and an epic journey, who explains how the threatened red knot is an omen for how devastating ocean acidification can be.