NY Environthon!

Nature Rules!

 

Envirothon Home website

 

Oral Problem:

Forestry:

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Wildlife

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Aquatics

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Herbaceous perennial examples:
o cattails (Typha)
o wetland irises (Iris)
o buttercups (e.g., species of Ranunculus and Caltha palustris)
o hundreds of grass species (Poaceae), including the giant reed, Phragmites australis
o skunk-cabbage, Symplocarpus foetidus, as well as aquatic aroids from the tropics
o arrowleaf (Sagittaria spp.) and water-plantains (Alisma)
o some species of knotweed (Persicaria or Polygonum)
o lizard's tail (Saururus cernuum)
o bur-reed (Sparganium)
o Thalia geniculata (Family Marantaceae) and pickerelweed (Pontederia cordata, Family Pontederiaceae)
* umbellifers, e.g., cutleaf water-parsnip (Berula erecta) and species of Hydrocotyle

Article on freshwater wetlands

amendments to clean water act

freshwater management

freshwater permit regulations

What is groundwater

 

Soils

Don't forget to review your packet for outline and learning objectives!!!

Powerpoint- in Ms Law's class folder