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Coastal Armoring Reduces Beach's Biodiversity

"Before long, you will find yourself in the shadow of coastal armor -- that is, you will be walking along a stretch of beach where the ecology underfoot will be vastly different and decidedly less diverse than it would have been had there not been some sort of concrete or boulder structure erected along the bluffs...." - excerpt from this Santa Barbara Independent article.

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