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The southeastern marsh is unusual in that a natural tidal channel through its modern
During winter storms and accompanying high tides the
and the revetment may be overtopped by ocean water.
Note, however, the great similarity between the two: extensive marshes and wide uniform
The beach lagoon and drainage channels are tidally influenced for short periods of time when the
is naturally built by the waves during periods of relatively low wave energy and sediment accretion.
Proper management of the dynamic frontal dune helps insure both essential habitat and a wide
for summer recreation.
Large beach cusps, sometimes present along the
seaward of the outfall, were not present during the survey.
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