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Title: Fragile Fringe: A Guide for Teaching about Coastal Wetlands
Url: https://lacoast.gov/new/Ed/Articles/FragileFringe.aspx
Publisher: AgrowKnowledge
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Description: This "Guide for Teaching About Coastal Wetlands", from the U.S. Geological Survey's National Wetlands Research Center, helps students identify types of wetlands & understand the role of wetlands in controlling erosion, retaining water, filtering pollutants, & serving as nurseries for young organisms. The barrier islands, the Mississippi River, & the consequences of wetland loss are examined.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Geomorphology. Landforms. Terrain -- Other natural landforms -- Wetlands
Science -- Zoology -- Geographical distribution -- Physiographic divisions -- Land -- Wetlands
GEM Subject: Science -- Biology
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Natural history
Key Concept: Ecology -- Wetlands
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Instructional Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: AgrowKnowledge
Full Record Views: 44
Resource URL Clicks: 6
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