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wetlands
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
An area that is saturated by surface or ground water with vegetation adapted for life under those soil conditions.
Definition Source
US Environmental Protection Agency
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18403.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18403
Broader Term
land resources
Narrower Term
bogs
constructed wetlands
fens
marshes
peatlands
playas
seasonal wetlands
swamps
Related Term
aerenchyma
Pantanal
Prairie Pothole region
wet environmental conditions
wetland buffers
wetland conservation
wetland management
wetland plants
wetland soils
Spanish
humedales
Term Number
18403