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ecology of the Skokie marsh area

Frank Collins Baker

ecology of the Skokie marsh area

with special reference to the Mollusca

by Frank Collins Baker

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Published by Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mollusks -- Illinois.,
  • Freshwater animals -- Illinois.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementby Frank Collins Baker.
    SeriesBulletin of the Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History -- v. 8, art. 4
    ContributionsIllinois State Laboratory of Natural History.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL415.I3 B16
    The Physical Object
    PaginationP. 441-499, [20] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages499
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18833826M

    Marsh plants, or marsh flora, are a diverse assemblage of organisms. Most are herbaceous, or soft-stemmed, and include succulents and grasses. Most are adapted to an aquatic or semi-aquatic and saline habitat. At least 56 species from 22 families have . Horicon Marsh is the largest freshwater cattail marsh in the United States. Located in southeast Wisconsin, Horicon Marsh has been formally recognized as a Wetland of International Importance by the Ramsar Convention of the United Nations. This renowned marsh is now home to the Horicon Marsh Education and Visitor Center.

    Home Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science Title Page Reference URL To link to the entire object, paste this link in email, IM or document.   What exactly is the Skokie Ditch? – John Becker, Evanston. Here’s the bridge in question. Like many stories in the northeastern Illinois area, this one starts with, “Well, the whole area was basically a swamp.” The Skokie Ditch was an early attempt to drain the Skokie Marsh, which was a miles-long low-lying wetland to the west.

    Vegetation of Skokie Marsh. Urbana: Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Earl E Sherff. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Skokie (/ ˈ s k oʊ k i /; formerly Niles Center) is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States, neighboring the City of Chicago's northern border. Skokie lies approximately 15 miles (24 km) north of Chicago's downtown loop. Its name comes from a Potawatomi word for "marsh." For many years Skokie promoted itself as "The World's Largest Village."Country: United States.


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Ecology of the Skokie Marsh area, with special reference to the Mollusca. Urbana, Ill.: Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Frank Collins Baker; Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History.

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