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Title: Preliminary guide to the onsite identification and delineation of the wetlands of the North Atlantic United States
Authors: Huffman, Robert T.
Tucker, Gary E.
Wooten, Jean W.
Klimas, Charles V.
Freel, Mike W.
Forsythe, Stephen W.
Wilson, James S.
Keywords: North Atlantic United States
Plant community
Wetland soils
Wetland vegetation
Wetland delineation
Publisher: U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station
Series/Report no.: Technical Report (Wetlands Research Program (U.S.)) ; no. Technical Report Y-78-8
Abstract: This guide to the major plant associations and communities found in wetlands within the North Atlantic region of the United States is one of a series of eight such guides, each prepared by a specialist or specialists familiar with the wetlands in the region covered by the guide. The guides are intended for distribution to the various U. S. Army Engineer Districts for use in the onsite technical identification and delineation of wetland boundaries. The classification system in this guide is adapted from that utilized by the National Wetland Inventory (NWI) Project of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, but frequently departs from NWI's system to describe common and/or distinct wetland communities or associations.
Description: Technical Report
Gov't Doc #: Technical Report Y-78-8
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
Size: 57 pages
Types of Materials: PDF
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