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Alabama's coast has four ecosystems: ancient maritime live oak forest, wet longleaf pine savanna, freshwater marsh and small stream swamp forest.
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Alabama's coast has four ecosystems: ancient maritime live oak forest, wet longleaf pine savanna, freshwater marsh and small stream swamp forest.

Strolling in the white sand of  Gulf Shores and Orange Beach, Alabama
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The white sand found here is made of quartz crystals that filtered down through the Appalachian Mountains thousands of years ago. It’s so pure and fine that it actually squeaks when you walk on it.

Lake Shelby in Gulf State Park, Alabama
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Gulf State Park’s Lake Shelby is one of the closest freshwater lakes to a body of saltwater in the world. Saltwater occasionally finds its way into the lake, making it home to both freshwater and saltwater fish.

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