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RECORD NUMBER: 403 OF 1897

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Main Title Ecology of Patterned Boreal Peatlands of Northern Minnesota: A Community Profile.
Author Glaser, P. H. ;
CORP Author Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Limnological Research Center.;National Wetlands Research Center, Slidell, LA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Year Published 1987
Report Number CONTRIB-311; BIOLOGICAL-85(7.14);
Stock Number PB88-132600
Additional Subjects Fresh water biology ; Peat ; Minnesota ; Hydrology ; Swamps ; Land forms ; Plants(Botany) ; Vertebrates ; Vegetation ; Forestry ; Wetlands
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NTIS  PB88-132600 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/21/1988
Collation 110p
Abstract The publication reviews the ecological information available for patterned boreal peatlands in Northern Minnesota. The report describes the distribution of peatlands, the physical settings in which they exist, and the processes leading to their development on the landscape. Hydrology, water chemistry, and nutrient cycling in bogs and fens are discussed. The plant communities unique to these types of wetlands, their successional trends, and the animal communities inhabiting them are also described. The profile closes with a summary of past human impacts on peatlands and recommendations for future management.
Supplementary Notes Library of Congress catalog card no. 87-600226. Sponsored by National Wetlands Research Center, Slidell, LA., and Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
PUB Date Free Form Jun 87
Category Codes 57H; 48B; 48G
NTIS Prices PC A06/MF A01
Primary Description 100/00
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 805618854
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