Wetlands

A wetlands is an area of land whose soil is saturated with moisture either permanently or seasonally. Such areas may also be covered partially or completely by shallow pools of water.

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Photo: Baldwin Swamp Wetlands, Bundaberg

Wetlands are of interest to Councils in a couple of ways.

Related Pages

External Links & References

  1. Wikipedia
  2. Construction and Establishment Guidelines: Swales, Bioretention Systems and Wetlands (Water by Design)
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