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Shoreline Protected by Coral Reefs - St. Lucia
Much of St. Lucia’s coastline is bordered by near shore, fringing reefs. Shoreline segments protected by coral reefs were defined as those within 100 m of a fringing reef, or in bays protected by a reef.. Using this definition, about 44 percent of St. Lucia’s coastline was classified as protected by coral reefs.