Coastal and subcoastal non-floodplain sand lake—Perched
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In general, coastal dune lakes are considered to be biologically quite unproductive, since their naturally low concentrations of essential plant nutrients support relatively few aquatic plants (including algae) and animals.
Factors that contribute to the nutrient status of a lake include:
Last updated: 22 March 2013
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Coastal and subcoastal non-floodplain sand lake—Perched – Nutrient dynamics, WetlandInfo, Department of Environment and Science, Queensland, viewed 6 August 2019, .