Creating and enhancing vegetation is what makes living shoreline projects successful in most cases. Native plants adapted to local soil, salinity, wind, and tidal flooding conditions should be the foundation for living shoreline projects. These native plant lists and other resources will help guide the selection of the best native plants to use for different habitat features.
Plant Virginia Natives Regional native plant guides and other native plant information
Chesapeake Bay Landscape Professionals Directory Certified professionals with experience in sustainable landscaping projects like living shorelines