specific type of wetlands

swamps

what lives in swamps

Many different plants and animals live in swamps such as alligators, many types of fish, frogs, snakes and different types of waterfowl.

what is a wetland

land with a wet spongy soil that consists of a lot of water such as a marsh swamp or bog

different types of wetlands

how can people protect the wetlands?

you can protect the wetlands by cleaning up trash that people litter. you can try to use less polutants. recycle more. also you can use eco-friendly things.

citations

Meyer, William B. "When Dismal Swamps Became Priceless Wetlands." American Heritage. May/June 1994: 108-116. SIRS Issues Researcher. Web. 11 Apr 2013.



Endangered Wetlands. lee m. thomas, n.d. Web. 6 Oct. 1986.
<http://www2.epa.gov/aboutepa/
endangered-wetlands-and-new-epa-office-wetlands-protection>.