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fauna of the prairie wetlands

Louis A. Ogaard

fauna of the prairie wetlands

research methods and annotated bibliography

by Louis A. Ogaard

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Published by Agricultural Experiment Station, North Dakota State University in Fargo, N.D .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Prairie Pothole Region.,
  • Prairie Pothole Region
    • Subjects:
    • Wetland animals -- Research -- Prairie Pothole Region,
    • Wetland fauna -- Prairie Pothole Region -- Bibliography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementLouis A. Ogaard in collaboration with Jay A. Leitch, Donald F. Scott, and William C. Nelson.
      SeriesNorth Dakota research report ; no. 86 (July 1981), North Dakota research report ;, no. 86.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS99 .A5a no. 86, QL114.5 .A5a no. 86
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p. :
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3145326M
      LC Control Number82623106

      study of restored prairie wetlands (Galatowitsch ). All ten restored wetlands were on hydric soils that cor responds to a predrainage seasonal or semipermanent water regime (i.e., Cumulic Haplaquoll and Mollic Fluvaquents) (Figure 1, Table 1). Each basin had been tile- drained and used to grow corn and soybeans for.


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