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Why do wetlands matter?

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Scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey Wetland and Aquatic Research Center ( study important aspects of wetlands, such as the flow and quality of water, the chemistry of soil, and the plants and animals which call this ecosystem home. In this video, we learn about a handful of ways healthy wetland habitats benefit both animal and human communities. It’s National Wetlands Month, so let’s celebrate this awesome ecosystem!




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