Coastal Environment - Natural Protection

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The natural environment has always managed to protect parts of the coast from storm waves and flooding. But how?

Salt marshes are able to take the force of storm waves so that the land is less affected by it. Salt marshes also offer flooding protection, as they stop a lot of the storm water from even reaching the land. They are very effective natural protectors.

Sadly, many salt…


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