Wetlands, as defined in the Clean Water Act under the EPA, are areas that are inundated or saturated by water often enough and long enough to support vegetation adapted for life in wet soils. Water can be present all year or for varying periods of time during the year, including during the growing season. Wetlands are broadly divided into two categories: coastal (tidal, estuarine) and inland (non-tidal, freshwater); and many subtypes, such as swamps, marshes, bogs and fens, exist within the... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Oct 1