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The spread of bracken in the Village Bay area (1963 - 1997)

The buildings are subject to severe damage by the elements, and the landscape by coastal erosion. They are also at risk from the spread of bracken, the roots of which can disturb foundations.

The spread of bracken in recent years
Illustration: Jacqui Huntley

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