Specific Types of Wetlands


What is a marsh?

They are wetlands with frequently iundated water. They are commonly fed by ground water. Nutrients are of big quantities in marshes.

Protection from "The People"

EPA creates awareness programs to educate people on the importanance of marshes and why we need to protect them. This in turn makes people think and make changes to save them.

Wetlands in Variety


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