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Classification of wetlands and deepwater habitats of the United States

Detailed publication on the classification system for an inventory of wetlands and deepwater habitats of the United States used to describe ecological taxa and arrange them in a system useful to resource managers.

by Cowardin, Lewis M.; Carter, Virginia; Golet, Francis C.; and LaRoe, Edward T.
Related topics:
Aquatic biology, Aquatic ecosystems, Ecology, Environmental assessment, Natural resource management, Terminologies and classifications, Wetland ecosystems, Wetlands
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United States
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