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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Wetlands /
Author Niering, William A.
Publisher Knopf,
Year Published 1985
OCLC Number 11317171
ISBN 0394731476 (pbk.); 9780394731476 (pbk.)
Subjects Natural history--North America--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Wetland ecology--North America--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Animals--North America--Identification. ; Plants--North America--Identification. ; Wetland plants--North America--Identification. ; Zoology--North America--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Botany--North America--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Animals--Identification
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EKCM  QH102.N54 1985 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 01/05/2015
ESBM  QH102.N54 1985 CPHEA/PESD Library/Corvallis,OR 12/09/2013 STATUS
Edition A Chanticleer Press ed.
Collation 638 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm.
Errata slip laid in. Includes bibliographical references (page 621) and index.
Contents Notes
DESCRIBES THE PLANTS AND ANIMALS IN THE AREAS OF SWAMPS, MARSHES, LAKES, RIVERS, PONDS, AND STREAMS. Part I: Wetlands -- How to use this guide -- Introduction -- Bogs -- Emergent wetlands: marshes -- The Everglades -- Northern swamps and floodplain wetlands -- Shrub swamps -- Cypress swamps -- Southern bottomland hardwood swamps -- Lakes and ponds -- Rivers and streams -- How to use the color plates -- Part II: Color plates -- Part III: Species descriptions -- Fishes -- Amphibians and reptiles -- Wildflowers, ferns and grasses -- Mushrooms -- Insects and spiders -- Butterflies and moths -- Trees -- Birds -- Mammals -- Part IV: Appendices -- Glossary.