Army Corps of Engineers Wetlands Delineation Manual Online
1987 edition with 1991 and 1992 revisions.
Criteria used for delineating wetlands.
II. Congressional Reports on Wetlands
Online publications from the Committee
for the National Institute for the Environment (CNIE)
Wetland and Invasive Plant Glossary
Published by Dave L. Sutton, University of Florida-IFAS Fort Lauderdale
Research and Education Center.
By James Payton, graduate student in Agricultural Engineering in the College
of Engineering at Auburn University, Alabama.
This is South Florida Water Management's official website reporting on
the Everglades Nutrient Removal project and other aspects of Everglades
Restoration. The ECP is the largest ecosystem restoration project in the
history of Florida, possibly in the nation.
Information services provided by collaboration of Florida International
University Libraries and Everglades National Park.
Florida Plants Online's reading room featuring online resources
concerning the restoration of the everglades ecosystem: biological/ecological
status of the everglades; working groups, reports, news articles; assorted
pages of supporters and special-interest groups.
Keys Wetlands Advance Identification (ADID) Project
EPA involvement in the Florida
Keys with project goals to incorporate ADID findings into the Monroe county
land use plan; to write a general permit for areas that are suitable for
fill; and to coordinate future wetland mitigation banks among federal,
state, and local officials.
County, Florida Lakes
Developed for the Hillsborough
County Public Works Department - Stormwater Section by the Florida Center
for Community Design and Research at the University of South Florida's
School of Architecture and Community Design.
Wetlands USGS Fact Sheet
USGS involvement in studies
of coastal development impacts on Florida's estuarine wetlands.
Impact of Federal Programs on Wetlands - Chapter 1
Executive Summary of the report
to Congress by the U.S. Department of the Interior.
EPA involvement in assessments
of Florida's most extensive salt water lagoon.
NOAA info-site covers Louisiana and the Everglades.
Links to mangrove information on the world
Marine Sanctuary Program
Administered by NOAA, the mission of the National Marine Sanctuary Program
is to identify, designate and manage areas of the marine environment of
special national significance due to their conservation, recreational,
ecological, historical, research, educational, or aesthetic qualities.
Wetlands Inventory (NWI), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Welcome
Info-site with downloadable data, general information, links to other
wetland resources,and the 1996 list of vascular plants that occur in wetlands.
Organization dedicated to restoring one million acres of habitat in estuaries
by 2010; links concerning health of American estuaries.
Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve- Tampa
One of the largest mangrove forested regions in the new world.
General information on seagrasses.
Marshes as Nature Sanctuaries
Adapted extract from an article by Doug Stewart in the Smithsonian (USA),
monitored for the Institute by Roger Knights.
Florida Wetlands Permitting and Mitigation Strategy
EPA involvement in developing a comprehensive South Florida Wetlands Permitting
and Mitigation Strategy.
Webzine for the industry.
Conservation and Restoration
National Wetlands Conservation Alliance home page, dedicated to
furthering wetland restoration, enhancement and conservation on privately
developer banks on swampland -- South Florida Business Journal -- 08-12-96
Article about the Florida Wetlands Bank, by Susan R. Miller.
Site of the Texas Wetland Information Network has numerous publications,
reports, wetland species information and resource links.