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Authored by: John Grimson Lyon , Lynn Krise Lyon

Practical Handbook for Wetland Identification and Delineation

Print publication date:  March  2011
Online publication date:  March  2011

Print ISBN: 9781439838914
eBook ISBN: 9781439838921
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Hydric soil characteristics need to be understood and appreciated to supply good identification and delineations. Soil conditions need to be evaluated using methods from the Wetlands Delineation Manual (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers [USACE] 1987) and other manuals and sources to adequately address the hydric soils criterion in determination of jurisdictional wetlands.

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