Succession in Coastal Wetlands

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Abstract

Vegetation species and abundance in coastal marshes is controlled by salinity and immersion time. Future changes will be affected by human activities such as climate change, coastal pollution and and introduction of foreign species.

Keywords

Salinity Phragmites Spartina Pollution Climate change 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of BiologyWoods Hole Oceanographics InstituteRochesterUSA

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