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

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

3. 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

4. How much was spent on increasing the height of the spit?

  • £5 million
  • £7 million
  • £2 million

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

  • Yes
  • No
  • Maybe


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