COASTAL/ESTUARY

Estuaries are ecosystems where freshwater meets saltwater, forming b
rackish water where the salt content ranges from .5 ppt to 30ppt.

Estuaries include multiple types of habitats, including wetlands, marshes, bays, mangroves.

Estuaries are also facing growing human impact in a variety of ways.  Click HERE

Mangroves, seagrass beds and coral reefs make up key coastal ecosystems. They also share symbiotic relationships between the three systems in many ways:
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MANGROVES AND SEAGRASSES



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