Information on Wetlands

  1. Wetlands: Introduction

  2. What are Wetlands? Definitions and Classification

  3. Importance of Wetlands: Functions and Values

  4. Importance by Wetland Type: Watershed Roles

  5. Human Impacts: Wetland Loss and Degradation

  6. Wetland Protection: Government Programs

  7. Regulatory Last Resort: Mitigation

  8. Wetland Management: For the Preservation of an Ecosystem

  9. Links to Other Wetland Information Sources