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Peatland and water in the northern Lake States.Author(s): Don H. Boelter; Elon S. Verry
Source: General Technical Report NC-31. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionThe North Central Forest Experiment Station expanded its watershed research program in 1960 to include basic peatland studies. This paper reviews and summarizes basic principles developed from these studies of peatland hydrology, organic soil characteristics, and streamflow chemistry.
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CitationBoelter, Don H.; Verry, Elon S. 1977. Peatland and water in the northern Lake States. General Technical Report NC-31. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsforest hydrology, water chemistry, streamflow, organic soils, histosols, ombrotrophic, bog, minerotropic, fen
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