What are Wetlands?
Different Types of Swamps
Characterized by fresh water, even though some freshwater swamps are located in coastal areas.
Intermediate between depression swamps and river swamps.
Low areas flooded by rain, runoff, and sometimes streams.
How we can protect wetlands in our everyday lives:
Banerjee, Neela. "Louisiana's $50-Billion Plan to Save Its Coast." Los Angeles Times 12 May 2012: n. pag. Print.
Barnes, Robert. "Court Rules Against EPA in Wetlands Case." Washington Post 22 May 2012: n. pag. Print.
Donn, Jeff. "Will NYC Act to Block Future Surges?" Newsday 25 Nov. 2012: n. pag. Print.