Economy Creatures from Mumbai’s shore and their housing stories Updated : May 30, 2019 08:37 AM IST The upcoming coastal road in Mumbai, with a plan that involves reclamation across multiple shores, could be a threat to the coastal ecosystem. The piece of land on the shore that reveals itself only at low tide is known as the intertidal zone. This ever-changing shore is a dynamic habitat, adaptive, resilient and vulnerable all at once. In this article, meet the denizens of the intertidal zone and their different homes on the prime real estate in the city. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.