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Littoral Fringe

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What is the Littoral Zone?
 
The littoral Zone is also know as the Intertidal Zone.  It is located between the high tide and low tide marks.  It changes in water levels and in humidity, temperature and wave pressure during the course of a day. It is also rich with nutrients and Oxygen.  Nutrients include plankton, dead plants and animals.  The inhabitants live of the nutrients.      

Animals of the Littoral Zone!
 

crabs

barnacles

starfish

anemones

shore birds

small fish

Plants of the Littoral Zone!

Algae

Serrated Wrack