Saltmarsh at Plum Island, Mass. (image) Marine Biological Laboratory Share Print E-Mail Caption This is a saltmarsh at Plum Island, Mass. MBL scientists are conducting research designed to help resource managers address the impacts of sea-level rise and coastal flooding on migratory waterbirds and their habitats, including salt marshes, which are a critical interface between land and sea. Credit David S. Johnson/MBL Usage Restrictions Please use with proper credit Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.