Plant and soil responses to salvaged marsh surface and organic matter amendments at a created wetland in central Pennsylvania

@article{Stauffer1997PlantAS,
  title={Plant and soil responses to salvaged marsh surface and organic matter amendments at a created wetland in central Pennsylvania},
  author={Aura L. Stauffer and Robert P. Brooks},
  journal={Wetlands},
  year={1997},
  volume={17},
  pages={90-105}
}
To evaluate the efficiency of different methods of wetland plant establishment and different soil amendments, 16 experimental plots in 4 treatment groups were established at a 6-ha created palustrine wetland in Tipton, PA. Response of vegetation, soil, and hydrology were evaluated. The first objective of the study was to determine if salvaged marsh surface (SMS) from a donor wetland can be used to effectivly vegetate experimental plots. The results were compared with control plots. In addition… CONTINUE READING

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