Accession Number : ADA301894

Title :   Investigation of Wetlands Hydraulic and Hydrological Processes, Model Development, and Application.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Walton, R. ; Martin, T. H., Jr. ; Chapman, R. S. ; Davis, J. E.

PDF Url : ADA301894

Report Date : OCT 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 124

Abstract : Researchers have found that hydrology and the dynamic nature of water flowing through wetlands affects the vegetation (composition, structure, and diversity), influences its primary productivity, controls its organic accumulation, and drives its nutrient cycling (Gosselink and Turner 1978).

Descriptors :   *WATER, *HYDROLOGY, *WETLANDS, *HYDRAULICS, *VEGETATION, CATIONS, MODELS, TERRAIN, SENSITIVITY, TOPOGRAPHY, NUTRIENTS, CYCLES, HETEROGENEITY, PRODUCTIVITY, ECOLOGY.

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
      Biology
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE