Common Birds of Virginia Beach

It is a paradox that the most beautiful of all living creatures are often the least noticed. A stroll along any beach in Virginia Beach will reveal dozens of small, delicate birds pecking at crabs or catching insects in mid-air. No one notices them because they blend into the background, their colors so similar to Read More


How To Catch Sand Fleas

Photo by Taryn Elliott   Fishing at the beach is a hobby that has been around for centuries, and is still going strong today! However, many people don’t like to spend the time or money going to a live bait shop to purchase necessary bait for fishing at the beach. Instead, you can easily find Read More


Best Beach Games

A summer day at the beach is one of life’s great pleasures. But what if you want to make it even better? Here is a list of games that can be played on the beach, ranging from cooperative to competitive, and easy to more difficult. The list includes old favorites like Frisbee and badminton as Read More


How to Prevent Beach Erosion

Photo by Felipe Cespedes   Beach erosion is a major issue in beach communities. Beach erosion is the gradual loss of beach due to natural forces, human activity, or both. There are many ways to combat beach erosion including beach nourishment, citizen education, and planting vegetation along the shoreline. We’ll also discuss why this all Read More