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bog

A quagmire covered with grasses, wet, spongy ground; a small marsh or plant community on moist, acidic peat.

bog

an area of peat formation, typically in upland situations, which supports an extremely OLIGOTROPHIC vegetation. See FEN.
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In a photo that went viral on social media, the wife of the late puppet maker, who created the characters of Boggy and Tamtam, appeared holding the famous characters her husband made and playing with them.
Children and grown-ups are interested in buying the lanterns of Boggy and Tamtam because these two characters have become part of the Egyptian heritage," said Samir Farhat, a dealer in festive lanterns in the Old Cairo district of Al Sayeda Zeinab.
identified in their plan, and this project will fund work in three additional priority areas in the Boggy Bayou watershed to contribute to implementation of Niceville s Stormwater Master Plan and Boggy Bayou Restoration Assessment.
The funds raised at this event will benefit Camp Boggy Creek, which is dedicated to enhancing the lives of seriously ill children by making it possible for them to experience the adventure and independence of camp in an environment capable of meeting their medical needs, at no cost to their families.
Ogwen Valley team leader Chris Lloyd said a 71-year-old Bethesda woman had to be rescued when she got lost on boggy ground in fading light , just after 3pm Monday afternoon.
RAWALPINDI, September 13, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Major Ayub has been arrested in boggy theft scandal and investigation have been started against him.
RAWALPINDI, September 13, 2011 (Frontier Star): Major Ayub has been arrested in boggy theft scandal and investigation have been started against him.
Birds we saw by Boggy Creek: Barred owl staring at us at dusk from a decrepit black walnut tree Red tail hawk in a sycamore: the first sighting ever was just after we heard Robert Creeley had died Nest of Night Herons Grackles always--also Inca doves, Goldfinch, Ruby Throated Hummingbirds and Nashville Warblers
The Cumbrian club's Mint Bridge ground is notoriously boggy at the best of times, and it certainly won't qualify as that after the unprecedented succession of storms that have caused such chaos throughout the North West over the past fortnight.
Joyce Cusack in Daytona Beach; and a motorcycle race from Orlando to Daytona Beach to benefit children with life-threatening diseases at the Boggy Creek Camp.
Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer says the nation will rename Boggy Peak, as it is currently known, on Aug.
are found in the wild only in boggy areas of North and South Carolina, USA.