Wetlands

What Is a Wetland?

Marshes are wetlands dominated by soft-stemmed vegetation, while swamps have mostly woody plants. Bogs are freshwater wetlands, often formed in old glacial

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Between Land and Lake: Michigan’s Great Lakes Coastal Wetlands

Between Land and Lake: Michigan’s Great Lakes Coastal Wetlands by Dennis A. Albert E-2902 • New • December 2003 Michigan Natural Features

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Wetlands: Protecting Life and Property from Flooding

Wetlands: Protecting Life and Property from Flooding Wetlands: Protecting Life and Property from Flooding

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2004 to 2009 Status and Trends Report News Release

Five-Year Survey Shows Wetlands Losses are Slowing, Marking Conservation Gains and Need for Continued Investment in Habitat 2004 to 2009 Status and Trends Report News Release

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Texas Treasures: Wetlands

We tlands a vanishing treasure? Imagine... Rivers laden with silt and debris Migrating birds without a place to rest Young fish without food and shelter Imagine Texas without wetlands Wetlands are more important than you might imagine.

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WETLANDS, REGULATIONS, AND YOU

Introduction Before you begin work in and around wetlands, you should be aware of current state and federal regulations designed to protect wetlands and seek the appropriate permits.

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WETLANDS, VoL 13, No. I, March 1993, pp. 50 64

WETLANDS, VoL 13, No. I, March 1993, pp. 50 ... 64 © 1993, The Society of Wetlands Scientists THE PRIMARY INDICATORS METHOD-A PRACTICAL APPROACH TO WETLAND RECOGNITION AND DELINEATION IN THE UNITED STATES Ralph W. Tiner U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Region 5

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Florida's Wetlands

etlands are found throughout Florida. The plants and animals that live in these special places make up an elaborate, yet fragile, ecosystem in which things depend on one another for survival.

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Defend our wetlands! - Wetlands

Introduction WaterMatters.org • 1-800-423-1476 (FL only) • (352) 796-7211 Wetlands are the moist, muddy areas where water meets land. Wetlands

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Wetlands - by Leslie Cargile What do the bogs in Ireland, the ...

Name: _____ Wetlands by Leslie Cargile What do the bogs in Ireland, the marshes in South Carolina, and the swamps of Louisiana have in common?

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