Leaves Versus Tides

Posted In Inform, Shoreline Armoring
Dec
29

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Salt marshes, aerial view of Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge. Captions and Photo source: USFWS

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Salt marshes are the unsung heroes of coastal flood protection.

These flat expanses of wild plants grow in muddy channels and creeks, flooded and drained by the tides. Only special types of plants can tolerate this briny environment…

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