Jason Hyder, Surfrider Foundation Sebastian Inlet chapter’s volunteer coordinator, led a sea-oat planting campaign in defense of the dunes.
Together with a crew of 14 Brownies from Longleaf, they dug holes to plant sea-oat shoots roughly 18 inches apart along eroded stretches of the Archie Carr National Wildlife Refuge and beachside Brevard County during a two-day Sow Yer Oats dune restoration effort.
Village CapitalÂ announced the winners of the $50,000 prize awarded to social entrepreneurs who donâ€™t â€śself-defineÂ as socialÂ entrepreneursâ€ť. The winners didnâ€™t start out thinking of themselves as social enterprises.
A Sea-Oat Volunteer Planting Campaign for Dune Restoration Effort