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Wetlands are areas where water covers soil all or part of the time. Wetlands are important because they protect and improve water quality, provide fish and wildlife habitats, store floodwaters and maintain surface water flow during dry periods.
Other Wetlands Related Websites:
Regulations Affecting Wetlands
Geographic Jurisdiction (Waters of the U.S.)
National Wetland Condition Assessment
Voluntary Wetland Restoration and Protection Program
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