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2. Where did Keyhaven Marshes form?

  • east head spit
  • chesil beach
  • lee of Hurst castle spit
  • blakeney point

3. How much does Keyhaven marshes retreat by each year?

  • 6m
  • 3m
  • 7m
  • 16m

4. What defences were put in to protect the spit?

  • gabions
  • rock armour and beach nourishment
  • rock armour and managed retreat
  • soft engineering

5. When were defences put in place to increase the size of the spit?

  • 1998
  • 1996
  • 2006
  • 1990s

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