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2. What are salt tolerant plants called?

  • Halophytes
  • Pioneer plants
  • Colognising plants

3. What did the spit provide?

  • A sheltered place for sediment accumulation away from strong winds and coastal erosion
  • Place for scientists to study
  • Place for people to stay
  • Place for erosion to take place

4. How much does the marsh retreat a year?

  • 7m
  • 10m
  • 6m
  • 3m

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

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

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