wetlands defined
wetland delineation
hydrophytic plants
hydrophytic plant adaptations
wetland hydrology
wetland soils
delineation procedures
wetland mitigation
literature and links


Identification, delineation and mitigation

Literature and links



Field Indicators of Hydric Soils in the United States: A Guide for Identifying and Delineating Hydric Soils (download .pdf 3,146 k)

Army Corps of Engineers' Wetland delineation manual (download .pdf 1,297 k)

Environmental Protection Agency fact sheet (download .pdf 433 k)

Wetland Hydrology (download .pdf 210 k) Chapter 2 of Wetland Identification Manual by: Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

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web links

Wetland delineation links (NRCS, Wetland Science Institute)

Wetland plants (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's National Wetlands Inventory)

Wetland indicator status plant database

Hydric Soils of the U.S. (NRCS)

Regional list of plant species that occur in wetlands (U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service)

Soil survey information by state (NRCS)

National Hydric Soils List by State (NRCS)