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Researcher Sara Grady surveys an area inside the Ellisville Harbor State Park, which has signs of wetland dieback.

Cause sought as marshes turn into barren flats

By Carolyn Y. Johnson
Globe Staff / July 17, 2006

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PLYMOUTH -- A puzzling, ominously named phenomenon, sudden wetland dieback, is transforming salt marshes in the region into barren mudflats, scientists say, and their best efforts have failed to figure out why. (Full article: 1109 words)

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