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Wetland Resources

Section Pages
Foreward (278K pdf) 3
Introduction (293K pdf) 4 - 5
Hardy Species: Wetland Plants (336K pdf) 6 - 7
Vital Habitats: Wetlands and Wildlife (602K pdf) 8 - 11
Misunderstood Landscapes: Wetlands and People (284K pdf) 12 - 13
Very Special Places: Thermal Wetlands (294K pdf) 14 - 15
The National Wetlands Inventory in Yellowstone (333K pdf) 18 - 22
In Closing (239K pdf) 24
Appendix: Wetland Classification and Acreages (132K pdf) 27 - 29
Literature Cited & Additional Information (160K pdf) 30 - 31
Acknowledgements (287K pdf) 32

The Entire Wetlands Document (2.8MB pdf)
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Did You Know?

Bison in Yellowstone.

There are more people hurt by bison than by bears each year in Yellowstone. Park regulations state that visitors must stay at least 25 yards away from bison or elk and 100 yards away from bears.