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2. Where does it lie?

  • After groynes on the beach
  • Between a sea wall built in 1990s
  • On the west coast

3. When is the climax of a salt marsh reached?

  • When organic matter is contributed
  • When a more complex set of plants colonise
  • When a community of ader and ash trees is reached with a fully developed creek system
  • When the pioneer colonising plants help trap sediment

4. What do pioneer colonising plants (eel grass) do?

  • Bring other plants to a habitat
  • Help trap sediment which starts to build up a salt marsh
  • Discover new land

5. Is it recognised as a SSSI and nature reserve?

  • Maybe
  • Yes
  • No


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