Coastal Armoring - Georgia Coast

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Coastal Armoring - Georgia Coast

Another example of coastal armoring is this beachfront property in Georgia. Property owners constructed the wall to protect their property from erosion. Where one builds, others follow, and the snowball effect then causes miles of coastline to be lost for nesting.


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Most horseshoe crab nesting activity takes place during high tides in the three days before and after a new or full moon.

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