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Spotting reed mannagrass in your wetland

Spotting reed mannagrass in your wetland

Invasive plants reduce the health of wetlands and make them less habitable for wildlife. One invasive wetland plant to be on the watch for is reed mannagrass. Reed mannagrass (Glyceria maxima, also sometimes called rough or tall mannagrass) is an aggressive, weedy...

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Identifying frogs and toads by their calls

Identifying frogs and toads by their calls

Is your wetland home to frogs or toads? Spring is a great time to get out to listen for these amphibians. Male frogs and toads, like male songbirds, advertise their presence to females by singing or "calling". Also like songbirds, each species has a distinctive call....

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