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RMRS-GTR-11: Peatlands on National Forests of the Northern Rocky Mountains: ecology and conservation


Chadde, Steve W.; Shelly, J. Stephen; Bursik, Robert J.; Moseley, Robert K.; Evenden, Angela G.; Mantas, Maria; Rabe, Fred; Heidel, Bonnie. 1998. Peatlands on National Forests of the Northern Rocky Mountains: ecology and conservation. Gen. Tech. Rep. RMRS-GTR-11. Ogden, UT: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station. 75 p.

This overview of peatland ecology and conservation on National Forests in the Northern Rocky Mountains describes physical components, vegetation, vascular and nonvascular flora, and invertebrate fauna on peatlands. Detailed site descriptions for 58 peatlands in Idaho, Montana, and northeastern Washington are included.

Keywords: wetlands, rare plants, fens, vascular flora, bryophytes, aquatic insects


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Title: RMRS-GTR-11: Peatlands on National Forests of the Northern Rocky Mountains: ecology and conservation
Electronic Publish Date: March 5, 2008
Last Update:
March 6, 2008

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