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Grass-planting change boosts coastal wetland restoration success

Salt marshes in Hatches Harbor, Mass.

Salt marshes in Hatches Harbor, Massachusetts, are being restored to their once-extensive area.

Credit: USGS


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Maine coastal wetland.

In autumn, marsh grasses begin to die back in areas such as this Maine coastal wetland.

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a black duck in the field

The black duck is one of dozens of waterfowl species that depend on marshlands during migration.

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Great Meadows Marsh

Great Meadows Marsh, its grasses blowing in the wind, stretches along the Connecticut coast.

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view of Lostmans River, Florida

Lostmans River, Florida, is home to extensive mangrove swamps and other wetlands.

Credit: USGS


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flock of birds in Nonquitt Marsh in Massachusetts

Come spring and summer, wading birds flock to Nonquitt Marsh in Massachusetts.

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