Coastal wildlife walk video

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Join Museum botanist Fred Rumsey as he goes in search of plants living in extreme conditions on the south coast of Britain. 

Discover species important for shaping and stabilising our coast, and colourful flowers like sea lavender surviving in the tough environment of a salt marsh.

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Seaweed at Chapmans Pool, Dorset

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