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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2011) 14 (4): 443–455.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Anett S. Trebitz; John C. Brazner; Danny K. Tanner; Roger Meyer Coastal wetlands are important contributors to large-lake productivity and biodiversity and mediators of lake—watershed interactions. This study explores whether the size of the watershed in which coastal wetlands are embedded...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2012) 15 (1): 92–106.
Published: 01 January 2012
...Michael E. Sierszen; John A. Morrice; Anett S. Trebitz; Joel C. Hoffman Significant ecosystem services derive from the coastal wetlands of the Laurentian Great Lakes even though two-thirds of the original coastal wetlands have been lost since European settlement, and the remaining 126,000 ha of U.S...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 171–178.
Published: 01 April 2004
...T. Mayer; T. Edsall; M. Munawar Coastal wetlands play a pivotal role in the Great Lakes ecosystem. As buffer zones between the land and open waters of the Great Lakes, they perform a variety of essential functions providing both direct and indirect anthropogenic benefits. Geology, morphology...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 179–197.
Published: 01 April 2004
... in the coastal margin that have since developed as coastal wetlands of various types. For the past four thousand years, coastal processes in the lakes have further modified the shore topography to form embayments, coastal lagoons, estuaries, deltas, and solution basins where thousands of hectares of wetlands...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 215–221.
Published: 01 April 2004
...R. Lawson Great Lakes coastal wetlands have critically important ecological values and functions. However, coordinated monitoring of coastal wetland quantity and quality is lacking. The Great Lakes Coastal Wetlands Consortium was formed in 2000 to address this critical need for North American Great...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 199–213.
Published: 01 April 2004
...A. S. Crowe; S. G. Shikaze Groundwater flow regimes adjacent to coastal wetlands of the Great Lakes are highly transient and vary among different types of coastal wetlands. Groundwater flow is controlled by (1) the physiography of the land adjacent to the wetland, (2) the relative elevations...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 249–267.
Published: 01 April 2004
... density are higher and dissolved oxygen is lower than in exposed marshes. Conditions are too harsh for some taxa found in very protected marshes. Copyright © AEHMS 2004 Great Lakes wave exposure coastal wetlands invertebrates Great Lakes coastal marshes are important feeding and nursery...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 331–333.
Published: 01 April 2004
...T. Mayer; T. Edsall; M. Munawar Copyright © AEHMS 2004 Along with clean air and drinkable water, abundant natural resources are the foundation of a healthy society and a sound and sustainable development. As one of the six major Great Lakes ecosystems, coastal wetlands and their health...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2004) 7 (2): 305–330.
Published: 01 April 2004
...K. K. Loftus; R. C. Smardon; B. A. Potter This is a review of Great Lakes coastal wetland protection measures for both the United States and Canada, including regulatory mechanisms, tax incentives, securement stewardship initiatives and special programs/partnerships. International, federal...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2019) 22 (2): 205–214.
Published: 03 April 2019
...Xiang Bai; Yingjun Hao; Zhongbao Zhao; Xiaodan Liu; Keguo Li Coastal wetlands in Qinhuangdao play a vital role in the regional ecological environment. The value of the ecosystem services of the coastal wetland was evaluated in terms of provision services, regulation services, culture services...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2009) 12 (1): 63–76.
Published: 09 March 2009
.... Species occurrence data were supplemented with data from published wetlands literature and dissertations and theses. We did not do a thorough compilation for Canadian wetlands and only added limited Canadian data from the “Ontario Great Lakes Coastal Wetlands Atlas”. We estimate that total species...
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Aquatic Ecosystem Health & Management (2009) 12 (1): 45–62.
Published: 09 March 2009
...Donald G. Uzarski; Thomas M. Burton; Rebecca E. Kolar; Matthew J. Cooper Many Great Lakes coastal wetlands that remain today have been heavily fragmented by anthropogenic activities. The rate of fragmentation tends to increase during periods of low lake levels, especially in areas of low-gradient...
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Published: 01 April 2004
Figure 2. Morphometric classification of Great Lakes coastal wetlands. More
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Published: 01 April 2004
Figure 1. Classes of coastal wetlands based on physical and hydrological connection with an adjacent lake, (a) open wetlands, (b) partially protected wetlands, (c) protected wetlands, and (d) intradunal wetlands. More
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Published: 01 October 2011
Figure 9. Lake Superior coastal wetlands plotted relative to the first (x axis) and second (y axis) MDS axes, classified by vegetation hierarchical cluster. Labels are site numbers, increasing from west to east along the southern Lake Superior coast (see map in Figure 3 of Johnston et al More
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Published: 01 October 2011
Figure 1. Map showing location of the 32 coastal wetlands and their watersheds along Lake Superior's southern shore. Letters after wetland names categorize their relative exposure to river influences (E = exposed, P = protected, see text for explanation). More
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Published: 01 October 2011
Figure 2. Distribution of coastal wetlands across watershed sizes (panel A; filled vs. open circles indicate protected vs. exposed category) and across watershed development levels (panel B; comparing this study to wetlands across all five Great Lakes from Trebitz et al., 2009 ). More
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Published: 01 October 2011
Figure 3. Overlay of fish composition in coastal wetlands from this study (fyke-netting, black points, N = 32) on an ordination space defined by fish composition across all five Great Lakes (Trebitz et al., 2009 , electrofishing, symbols indicate lake – E rie, H uron, M ichigan, O ntario More
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Published: 28 February 2011
Figure 2. Representative coastal wetlands (sentinel sites) in the Bay of Quinte AOC for monitoring fish and wildlife populations and habitat. More
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Published: 28 February 2011
Figure 4. Recent mean water quality indices in coastal wetlands of various regions across the lower Great Lakes. Quinte (Bay of Quinte AOC) mean is from sentinel sites only. Data from five box plots on the left are from 2009. Other data are from 2008. More