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Main Title Practical handbook for wetland identification and delineation /
Author Lyon, John G. ; Lyon, J. G.
Publisher Lewis Publishers,
Year Published 1993
OCLC Number 27186794
ISBN 087371590X; 9780873715904
Subjects Wetlands--United States--Classification ; Land use--United States--Planning ; Wetland conservation--United States ; Wetland ecology--United States ; Wetland plants--United States ; Land use--Planning ; Ecologie ; Hydrologie ; Zones humides--âEtats-Unis--Classification ; Sol, Utilisation du--âEtats-Unis--Planification ; Conservation des zones humides--âEtats-Unis ; âEcologie des zones humides--âEtats-Unis ; Plantes des zones humides--âEtats-Unis ; Wetland flora--United States
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBM  QH101.L95 1993 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 07/23/1993
EKCM  QH104.L95 1993 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 09/02/1994
EMBM  QH104.L95 1993 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 03/28/1998
ESAM  QH104.L95 1993 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 04/30/1993
Collation 157 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 117-124) and index.
Contents Notes
1. Introduction -- 2. Background. What is a Wetland? The Federal Definition and Criteria for Identification of Wetlands. Hydric Soils. Wetland Hydrology. Wetland Plants -- 3. Methods. Selecting a Method of Analysis and Level of Detail. Routine Level Analysis Procedures. Intermediate Level Analysis Procedures. Comprehensive Level Analysis Procedures -- 4. Additional Background and Details. Soils. Soil Surveys. Munsell Color Charts. Plant Measurements -- 5. Additional Methods and Considerations. Topographic Maps. Aerial Photos and Remote Sensor Data. Emergent Wetlands. Submerged Wetlands. Shrub/Scrub Wetlands. Forested Wetlands. Aerial Photos for Characterizing Soils. Large Area Wetland Evaluations. National Wetland Inventory Products. Surveying and Mapping -- 6. Discussion. The Permitting Process. Environmental Attorneys. The Potential for Change. Bibliography of General Wetland and Wetland Related Literature. Bibliography of Plant Related Literature -- Appendix A: Sources of Data Including Aerial Photos, Maps, and Other Data Sources -- Appendix B: Sample Intermediate Level Wetland Report and Data Records.