TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WETLAND»
The term «wetland» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.936
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
Quite widely used
2 QUOTES WITH «WETLAND»
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Natural capital is easy to overlook because it is the pond we swim in. One can live perfectly well without ever giving a thought to the sulfur cycle or wetland functions. Only when the benefits nature provides are disrupted do we take notice.
In D.C., I've passed amendments to allocate $6.3 million to keep our waterways open for business, $1 million as a down payment on our wetland restoration - our natural storm protection - and $5 million to ensure that drilling permits are reviewed thoroughly and efficiently.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WETLAND»
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Ecology: Principles and Conservation
This text provides a synthesis of the existing field of wetland ecology using a few central themes, including key environmental factors that produce wetland community types and some unifying problems such as assembly rules, restoration and ...
Indicators: A Guide to Wetland
Professor Tiner primarily focuses on plants, soils, and other signs of wetland hydrology in the soil, or on the surface of wetlands in his discussion of Wetland Indicators.
Conservation: A Review of Current Issues and ...
There is today a growing awareness that many wetlands are more valuable in their natural, or only slightly modified state, than if drained, dyked or built upon.
Responding to the growing importance of, and interest in, wetland ecosystems, here is a complete introduction to wetland ecosystem types and modeling.
Plants: Biology and Ecology
Wetland plants are emerging as important indicators, and becoming an important part of this research. Wetland Plants: Biology and Ecology contains up-to-date information on this increasingly important area in wetlands technology.
Julie K. Cronk, M. Siobhan Fennessy, 2001
Soils: Genesis, Hydrology, Landscapes, and ...
No previous book has been devoted solely to the subject of hydric soils and their landscapes. The book is well organized and divided into three parts.
Michael J. Vepraskas, Christopher B. Craft, J.L. Richardson, 2000
Systems to Control Urban Runoff
The first part of the text introduces the fundamentals of water quality management, and water and wastewater treatment.
Soils: Characterization, Classification, and ...
The Workshop produced recommendations for future research and actions to make the goal of greater crop production from wetland soils a reality.
International Rice Research Institute, 1985
, Woodland, Wildland: A Guide to the Natural ...
The first field guide to all of Vermont's natural communities
Elizabeth H. Thompson, Eric R. Sorenson, 2000
Habitats: A Practical Guide to Restoration and ...
Wetland Habitats is a practical manual that puts developments in the field of wetland restoration and conservation of diverse animal species into plain English, placing much of the more recent work in this field into a single, coherent and ...
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WETLAND»
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USDA Seeks Partner Proposals to Protect and Restore Critical …
"USDA has leveraged partnerships to accomplish a great deal on America's wetlands over the past two decades, Vilsack said. "This year's funding will help ... «USDA.gov, Jun 15»
Oil product spill hits North Dakota wetland
BISMARCK, N.D., April 2 (UPI) -- Most of the waste from a pipeline release in North Dakota has been recovered, though the spill impacted a wetland area, the ... «UPI.com, Apr 15»
Indy Designates 120 Acres To Restore Wetland At Parks
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The city of Indianapolis says it has designated 120 acres of land and will plant 11,000 native trees over the next two months for wetland ... «WFYI, Mar 15»
Citizens group challenging railroad's wetland permit
Citizens Acting for Rail Safety is asking a judge to block a wetland permit issued by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and require the agency to ... «Fox11online.com, Mar 15»
Researchers uncover evidence of ancient crocodile 'mega-wetland …
“We uncovered this special moment in time when the ancient mega-wetland ecosystem reached its peak in size and complexity, just before its demise and the ... «Science Recorder, Feb 15»
DEC: Clinton County man dumped asbestos into a regulated wetland
Feb 04, 2015 — Police said a Clinton County, N.Y., man dumped asbestos and other construction debris into a state-regulated wetland last year. The Town of ... «North Country Public Radio, Feb 15»
All set for World Wetland Day
BHUBANESWAR: Strategies will be drawn up for wetland management in Odisha on the occasion of World Wetland Day to be celebrated on Monday. Odisha is ... «Times of India, Jan 15»
'Serendipitous' Al Wathba Wetland reserves are home to more than …
ABU DHABI // Al Wathba Wetland Reserve, a 45-minute drive from Abu Dhabi Island, provides a good overview of more than half the species of birds found in ... «The National, Dec 14»
State sues Army Corps for $3 billion over MRGO wetlands damage
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers should bear the full $2.9 billion cost of restoring wetland damage blamed on poor maintenance of the ... «WWL, Oct 14»
Invasive Quagga mussels 'could be devastating to British wetlands'
A species of mussels native to Ukraine has been found for the first time in the UK and experts are warning it could devastate British wetlands. The Wildfowl and ... «ITV News, Oct 14»