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Wet meadows

LC control no.sh2006007018
Topical headingWet meadows
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See alsoMarshes
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Found inWork cat.: King, E.J. Wet meadows in the Upper Naneum Creek Basin, 1997.
Roosevelt Wild LIfe Station at the State University of New York WWW site, Sept. 20, 2006: Bogs and wet meadows p. (Wet meadows are an area with waterlogged soils and are dominated by graminoid species (grasses and sedges))
California Dept. of Fish and Game WWW site, Sept. 21, 2006: Wet meadow vegetation document (Wet Meadow communities succeed bog communities ... Wet meadows occur where water is at or near the surface most of the growing season, following spring runoff ... Wet Meadows occur throughout virtually every forest type of the Sierra and Pacific floristic provinces and as inclusions in the northern coastal praire and sagebrush steppe)
Effect of fertilizer applications and grazing exclusion on species composition and biomass in wet meadow restoration in eastern Washington, 2002.
U.S. EPA WWW site, Sept. 21, 2006: Wet meadows p. (Wet meadows are a type of marsh that commonly occurs in poorly drained areas such as shallow lake basins, low-lying farmland, and the land between shallow marshes and upland areas. Some wet meadows are found high in the mountains on poorly drained soil. These wetlands, which often resemble grasslands, are typically drier than other marshes except during periods of seasonal high water. For most of the year wet meadows are without standing water, though the high water table allows the soil to remain saturated. A variety of water-loving grasses, sedges, rushes, and wetland wildflowers proliferate in the highly fertile soil of wet meadows)
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