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Author Gage, Edward (Edward A.), author.

Title Historical range of variation assessment for wetland and riparian ecosystems, U.S. Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region / Edward Gage and David J. Cooper.

Publication Info. Fort Collins, CO : United States Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, April 2013.

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 Axe Federal Documents Online  A 13.88:RMRS-GTR-286 WWW    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (239 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color).
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series General technical report RMRS ; GTR-286WWW
General technical report RMRS ; GTR-286 WWW.
Note Title from title screen (viewed on Jan. 28, 2014).
"April 2013."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-239).
Summary This document provides an overview of historical range of variation concepts and explores their application to wetland and riparian ecosystems in the US Forest Service Rocky Mountain Region (Region 2), which includes National Forests and National Grasslands occurring in the states of Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, and South Dakota. For each of five ecosystem types--riparian areas, fens, wet meadows, salt flats, and marshes--we review key structural and functional characteristics including geomorphic setting, principal ecological drivers, classification, and dominant vegetation. In addition, we discuss anthropogenic factors known to influence the abundance or condition of each main wetland type.
Subject Wetlands -- Rocky Mountains.
Wetland plants -- Rocky Mountains.
Wetland ecology -- Rocky Mountains.
Riparian ecology -- Rocky Mountains.
Biotic communities -- Rocky Mountains.
Riparian ecology (OCoLC)fst01098090
Biotic communities. (OCoLC)fst00832828
Wetland ecology. (OCoLC)fst01174157
Wetland plants. (OCoLC)fst01174184
Wetlands. (OCoLC)fst01174194
Rocky Mountains. (OCoLC)fst01241420
Added Author Cooper, David J. (David Jonathan), 1952- author.
Rocky Mountain Research Station (Fort Collins, Colo.), issuing body.
Gpo Item No. 0083-B-06 (online)
Sudoc No. A 13.88:RMRS-GTR-286 WWW

 
    
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