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Wetlands of the United States

Their Extent and Their Value To Waterfowl and Other Wildlife

Plate 8


Bog
Bog in northern Wisconsin supporting mostly leather-leaf and Labrador-tea. Waterfowl value is very low. Ducks would use the area more if streams and shallow ponds were present.

PLATE 8
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Type 8 -- Bogs: Distribution, abundance, and importance to waterfowl.


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