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marsh

an area of wet or periodically wet land where the soils are not peaty.

marsh

pertaining to or emanating from swamplands, marshes and bogs. Archetypal denizens are leeches, mangroves, baying hounds and bunyips.

marsh arrowgrass
triglochinmaritima.
marsh buck
marsh hawk
medium-sized, 20 inches long, gray to brown raptor bird with a distinctive white rump during flight. Called also hen harrier, Circus cyaneus.
marsh horsetail
equisetumpalustre.
marsh marigold
marsh ragwort
senecioaquaticus.
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In combination, these results indicate that it is likely a better choice to use sweep nets than vacuums when addressing large community focused studies in coastal marsh ecosystems.
2] emissions), it is estimated that coastal marsh loss from sea-level rise alone would be 3 - 20% by the 2080s, although much higher (35 - 70%) when human activity is incorporated into the scenario (IPCC, 2001b; Nichols, 2004).
These include waste disposal from intensive production sites, the introduction of non-native species, and the destruction of coastal marsh areas for the development of new production areas.
5% of the diet of barn owls in a coastal marsh in Louisiana (Jemison & Chabreck 1962).
Modelling coastal marsh stability in response to sea level rise: a case study in coastal Louisiana, USA.
If you happen to be in one of the northern states this winter, particularly in a low, open prairie or an eastern coastal marsh, you might treat yourself to the sight of some of the most splendid visitors from the Arctic Circle.
Three schoolboy pals were drowned after deadly tides swept them away on a coastal marsh.
The state is losing about 100 acres of coastal marsh each day and has lost more than a million acres since the turn of the century.
Extensive Spartina salt marshes in the Tuckerton Peninsula, characteristic of coastal marsh systems of the northeastern United States (Kennish, 2001), border broad areas (~33.
This huge unit is over 14,000 acres bordered on the west by the Econfina River and on the south by the Big Bend Aquatic Preserve which includes approximately 7 miles of coastal marsh.
NE of the best fishing grounds the world, this coastal marsh hould be teeming with new life.
Two coastal marsh scenes titled "Off the End of Spring Island" and "Reflections of Pablo Creek,' done with the National Park Foundation are already printed and in distribution.

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