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bogs
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Wetlands that accumulate appreciable peat deposits. Bogs depend primarily on precipitation for their water source, and are usually acidic and rich in plant residue with a conspicuous mat of living green moss.
Definition Source
US Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18399.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18399
Broader Term
wetlands
Related Term
bog plants
bog soils
lentic systems
peatlands
Spanish
ciénagas
Term Number
18399