How to use Intertidal in a sentence
Intertidal and subtidal sediment biotopes may cover very extensive areas of shore or seabed.
Yield of fine sand from erosion of the Eocene cliffs has created a wide sandy intertidal foreshore.
A series of shallow basins connected to the sea by shallow, sometimes intertidal, sills.
Habitats include estuaries, large shallow inlets and bays, subtidal sandbanks, saltmarshes, intertidal mudflats and sand flats.
This information needs supplementary data, but suggests a possible storage volume of intertidal sediment of between 55 and 400 x 106m 3.Advertisement
Large numbers of medieval ceramics were recovered from the intertidal zone, including a significant number of imported goods.
At low tide the limpet (being a strictly intertidal organism) is exposed to the air, and (according to trustworthy observers) quits its attachment and walks away in search of food (minute encrusting algae), and then once more returns to the identical spot, not an inch in diameter, which belongs, as it were, to it.