Threatened marine shallow water habitats

Other Names:
Threatened coastal bay habitats
Threatened habitats of sounds and straits

This type of habitat comprises: portions of salt-water sounds and bays shallow enough to be diked and filled, all water landward from average low tide line, and wintering areas for waterfowl.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 6: Clean Water and SanitationGOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 14: Life Below Water
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
08.05.2019 – 20:39 CEST