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Living in Harmony with Wetlands - Wetlands Are Busy Places

Many of the things that wetlands do benefit you. Wetlands filter out pollutants to help make your water safer. Wetlands help prevent floods, control erosion, and protect shorelines from being damaged by waves. Peat from wetlands is an energy source. Livestock use wetlands for grazing. Wetlands give you places for educational and scientific research. Wetlands can be fun lands, too. They offer you places to fish, hike, and boat. And while you're there, you'll see the relationship among...

Plant Life, Wildlife, and Endangered Species

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