Sphagnum-dominated Peatlands in North America Since the Last Glacial Maximum: Their Occurrence and Extent

@inproceedings{Halsey2000SphagnumdominatedPI,
  title={Sphagnum-dominated Peatlands in North America Since the Last Glacial Maximum: Their Occurrence and Extent},
  author={Linda A. Halsey and Dale Hadley Vitt and L. Dennis Gignac},
  year={2000}
}
Abstract Sphagnum-dominated peatlands occupy extensive tracts of land throughout the Boreal and Subarctic regions of North America, extending north onto the Low Arctic of the Canadian Shield and south along the west coast of Oregon, Rocky Mountains of Wyoming, and Appalachians of West Virginia. In addition, short pocosins found along the southeastern coast also can be considered as Sphagnum-dominated peatlands, even though they differ significantly from traditional concepts of boreal peatlands… CONTINUE READING

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