Carribean beach after hurricane (image) Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research Share Print E-Mail Caption A Caribbean beach after a hurricane. Seagrass is a great natural protector of beaches against storms and reduces the need for human intervention. Credit Rebecca James Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.