Wetlands - freshwater meets ocean • Varies in salinity...

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Wetlands Area covered in water that supports life Periodically flooded to covered at all times Hydrophytes – water plants One of the richest biomes on earth Important filters for river systems
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Estuaries Point where
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Unformatted text preview: freshwater meets ocean • Varies in salinity over space and time – High tide and low tide affect the salinity of estuaries • One of the most productive biomes on Earth • Polluted from waste...
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course BIOL 303 taught by Professor Birchard during the Spring '08 term at George Mason.

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