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Definition

Tidal Flat: is the name given to the area that is uncovered when there is a low tide.

Hawaiian Translation: ‘Apapa


Example

kahaluu, Oahu

Tidal Flats at Kahaluu, Oahu

Click here to see two pictures of a tidal flat at high tide and at low tide.

tidal flats food web


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