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Definition of the noun Wetlands

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  1. [plural of, wetland] An area or region that is characteristically saturated; a marsh.


  1. "Wetlands" is a 2013 comedy drama film written and directed by David Wnendt.
  2. "Wetlands" is a 2011 Canadian film from Quebec written and directed by Guy Édoin and starring Pascale Bussières, Gabriel Maillé, Luc Picard and François Papineau. It had its Canadian premier at the Toronto International Film Festival and its Quebec premier at the Festival de Cinéma de la Ville de Québec. Theatrical release was on October 14, 2011.
  3. "Wetlands" is a 2010 documentary and biographical film directed by Carl Vandervoort.
    • country: United States of America
    • language: English Language
    • genres: Documentary film, Biographical film
    • released in (5 years ago)


  1. "Wetlands" is Charlotte Roche's debut novel. Partly autobiographical, it was first published in German in 2008 by M. DuMont Schauberg and was the world's best-selling novel in March 2008. For supporters it is a piece of erotic literature; for critics it is cleverly marketed pornography. It was published in English as Wetlands by Grove Press in April 2009.
    • also known as "Wetlands: [a novel]", Влажные области
    • language: German Language
    • genres: Autobiographical novel, Erotic literature
    • released in (7 years ago)
  2. "Wetlands" is a book by Robin Williams.


"Wetlands" is a 1995 computer game developed by created by Hypnotix, Inc. and published by New World Computing for DOS.

  • genre: Action game


  1. "Wetlands" is a musical album of Swamp Mama Johnson.
    • released in (20 years ago)
  2. "Wetlands" is a musical album of Tab Benoit.
  3. "Wetlands" is a musical album of Kevin Crosslin.
    • released in (7 years ago)


  1. Wetlands is a journal, periodical.
  2. Wetlands is a zoo exhibit.
  3. Wetlands: Topographic moisture potential class from Topographic Moisture Potential of the conterminous United States metadata.

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Google previewTotal Water Management (2011)

by Neil S. Grigg

Valuing of flood control is different because we are valuing the prevention of damages, but the beneficial use of water to clear out flood‐ ways and nourish wetlands is a positive flood‐related water use benefit for environmental uses.

Google previewThe Book of Swamp & Bog (1995)

Trees, Shrubs, and Wildflowers of Eastern Freshwater Wetlands by John Eastman

Destroying wetlands means destroying habitats. Destroying habitats means destroying species. Destroying species means destroying the gene pools of biodiversity. Biodiversity means having potential genetic options in the bank— for the ...

Google previewEnvironmental Challenges (2012)

by Shimson Belkin

The term wetlands means those areas that are inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically ...

Google previewMine Water (2002)

Hydrology, Pollution, Remediation by Paul L. Younger, S.A. Banwart, Robert S. Hedin

The surprising thing about compost wetlands is that they work as well as they do. This is because much of the flow is evidently surficial, and would be anticipated to by-pass the reactive substrate. In practice, the substrate is continually ...

Google previewGrowing Marijuana (2011)

How to Plant, Cultivate, and Harvest Your Own Weed by Tommy McCarthy

One problem with open wetlands is that most ponds, lakeshores, and riverbanks are favored by wandering anglers and explorers; not everyone can recognize cannabis growing in a natural environment, but few who do will leave your crop ...

Google previewEcological Modelling and Engineering of Lakes and Wetlands (2014)

Constructed wetlands have been popular in the ecological engineering regime; yet modeling the physical, chemical, and biological processes within these wetlands is a long-standing challenge in the past decades. The constructed wetlands ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Water Science (Print) (2003)

by Bobby A. Stewart, Terry Howell

Because wetlands possess this capacity to remove contaminants from water, they have been utilized and even constructed for the purpose of treating polluted waters. As constructed treatment wetlands become a more common feature in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Soil Science (2006)

by R. Lal

Wetlands. Sedimentation. and. Ecological. Engineering. Dale Gillette Air Resources Laboratory, National Oceanic and...

INTRODUCTION Wetlands are highly ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2012)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

streams are underground, there is less opportunity for development of surface wetlands. The broad patterns of distribution of major wetland areas (Mitsch and Gosselink, 2007) are nearly the reverse of the distribution of karst areas (Fig. 1).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Coastal Science (2006)

by Maurice Schwartz

Cross-references Bioerosion Cliffs, Erosion Rates Ice-Bordered Coasts Marine Terraces Notches Rock Coast Processes Shore Platforms Standflats Tafoni Tidal Flats Tors WETLANDS Wetlands are neither terrestrial nor aquatic systems and at ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of North Carolina (1999)

by Nancy Capace

of our air and water, to control excessive noise, and in every other appropriate way to preserve as a part of the common heritage of this State its forests, wetlands, estuaries, beaches, historical sites, open lands, and places of beauty.

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Natural erosion had reduced the critical barrier islands in the Gulf, the result of the destruction of some 300,000 acres of wetlands. This amounted to 30 miles of marshlands. (Mortimer Zuckerman)
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Scrabble value of W4E1T1L1A1N1D2S1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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