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Elkhorn Slough

Wetlands, like Elkhorn Slough, are part of the sanctuary too, but differ significantly from adjacent ocean habitats. Protected from waves, the serene and placid waters of the slough harbor a huge array of animals that find shelter in this quiet haven.


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