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Wetlands of Louisiana

The wetlands of Louisiana are water-saturated coastal and swamp regions of southern Louisiana. The Environmental Protection Agency defines wetlands as "those areas that are inundated or saturated by surface or groundwater at a frequency and durat ...

                                               

Fritchie Marsh

Fritchie Marsh is an area encompassing 6.291 acres of intermediate and brackish marsh located approximately three miles to the southeast of Slidell, Louisiana, USA. This wetland was originally documented as a freshwater marsh but has since been c ...

                                               

Grassy Lake (Louisiana)

Grassy Lake is 1.024 acres, a natural lake, and is located in St. Martin and Assumption, Parishes, Louisiana. The 246.000 acres of watershed includes Lake Verret, Lake Palourde, all draining into the Atchafalaya River, and finally the Gulf of Mex ...

                                               

Lake Palourde

Morgan City sits on the southwest side of Lake Palourde. US Route 90 runs along the south side, Louisiana Highway 70 on the west side, and Louisiana highway 662 along the southeast side. Avoca Island Cut-off partially encircles the north and east ...

                                               

Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge

Maine Coastal Islands National Wildlife Refuge contains more than 50 offshore islands and four coastal parcels, totaling more than 8.100 acres. The complex spans more than 250 miles of Maine coastline and includes five national wildlife refuges - ...

                                               

Brewster Flats

The Brewster Flats are tidal flats on Cape Cod Bay in Massachusetts, particularly near the town of Brewster, and are a unique environment. They are the widest expanse of tidal flats in North America, rivaled in the western hemisphere only by a si ...

                                               

Huron Swamp

The Huron Swamp is a heavily forested wetland located in Springfield Township, in Michigans Oakland County. It is nine miles northwest of the city of Pontiac. It is part of the local Indian Springs Metropark, which is then a component of the Huro ...

                                               

Big Stone Wetland Management District

Big Stone Wetland Management District is a protected area encompassing scattered wetlands in Lincoln and Lyon Counties, Minnesota, United States. It is operated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service out of headquarters within Big Stone National W ...

                                               

Windom Wetland Management District

The Windom Wetland Management District acquires and manages Waterfowl Production Areas, enforces wetland easements, and provides conservation assistance to landowners in 12 southwestern Minnesota counties. The landscape is dominated by intense, r ...

                                               

The Bosque

                                               

La Cienega, New Mexico

La Cienega is a census-designated place in Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States. It is part of the Santa Fe, New Mexico Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 3.007 at the 2000 census.

                                               

Maumee Swamp

                                               

Summer Lake (Oregon)

Summer Lake is a large, shallow, alkali lake in Lake County, Oregon, United States located 5 miles south of the small, unincorporated community of Summer Lake, Oregon. At high water it is about 15 miles long and 5 miles wide, and supports a wide ...

                                               

Espy Bog

The Espy Bog is wetland complex in Columbia County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. It is situated near Bloomsburg and Espy. The wetlands contain a lake, as well as forested swamps, shrub swamps, and graminoid openings. The lake in the wetlan ...

                                               

ACE Basin

The Ashepoo, Combahee and Edisto Basin is one of the largest undeveloped estuaries along the Atlantic Coast of the United States. Located primarily in Colleton, Charleston, and Beaufort counties in South Carolina, the Ashepoo, Combahee and South ...

                                               

Rincon Bayou

Rincon Bayou is in the Nueces River delta, and located northwest of Corpus Christi. The Rincon Bayou is subject to freshwater inundation following seasonal rainfall events farther inland along the Nueces River. The freshwater inundation provides ...

                                               

UW Bothell Wetland Restoration Project

The UW Bothell/Cascadia College Wetland Restoration Project is a 58-acre forested floodplain restoration site at the delta of North Creek in King County, Washington, USA. The State of Washington bought the site in 1994 from the Truly family, and ...

                                               

St. Croix Wetland Management District

Lying along the eastern edge of the tallgrass prairie in west-central Wisconsin, the St. Croix Wetland Management District encompasses a diversity of habitats. Within the eight-county district, one can travel north through the high river bluffs o ...

                                               

Natural Bridge Park

Natural Bridge Park near Natural Bridge, Alabama, is park in Winston County, Alabama, that has been open since 1954. The current owners are Jim and Barbara Denton. The park includes picnic accommodations, an artesian well which supplies drinking ...

                                               

Tseghahoodzani

                                               

Portland Arch Nature Preserve

Portland Arch Nature Preserve is a 435-acre nature preserve near the Wabash River in Fountain County, Indiana, USA, and is a National Natural Landmark. The preserve encompasses the wooded valleys, ravines and rocky cliffs around the lowest sectio ...

                                               

Rockbridge State Nature Preserve

Rockbridge State Nature Preserve is a nature reserve featuring a natural bridge located in the unincorporated community of Rockbridge in Hocking County, Ohio, United States. It is part of the Hocking Hills region, but the sandstone that forms the ...

                                               

Stimper Arch

Stimper Arch is a well-known rock formation in the wall of Kane Gulch on the Cedar Mesa plateau in southeast Utah, in the United States. The arch has a span of 20 feet and an opening height of 6 ft, and is located about 3.75 miles from the Kane G ...

                                               

Natural arches of Grand County, Utah

                                               

Natural arches of San Juan County, Utah

                                               

Nunathloogagamiutbingoi Dunes

Nunathloogagamiutbingoi Dunes is the name of a beach on the southeastern coast of Nunivak Island in Bethel Census Area, Alaska. Summer temperatures in the area are frequently 50 to 59 °F 10 to 15 °C, and the night is commonly 40 to 49 °F 4 to 9 ° ...

                                               

Augustine Beach, Delaware

Augustine Beach is an unincorporated community in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. Augustine Beach is located on the west bank of the Delaware River along Delaware Route 9 northeast of Odessa.

                                               

Broadkill Beach, Delaware

Broadkill Beach is an unincorporated beach community in Sussex County, in the U.S. state of Delaware, located on the Delaware Bay north of the mouth of the Broadkill River. It is part of the Salisbury, Maryland-Delaware Metropolitan Statistical A ...

                                               

Collins Beach, Delaware

Collins Beach is an unincorporated community in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. Collins Beach is located along the Delaware Bay at the east end of Collins Beach Road northeast of Smyrna.

                                               

Port Mahon, Delaware

Port Mahon is an unincorporated community in Kent County, Delaware, United States. Port Mahon is located along the Delaware Bay at the east end of Port Mahon Road northeast of Little Creek.

                                               

Alligator Point, Florida

Alligator Point is an unincorporated community on St. James Island in Franklin County, Florida, United States. It is located along U.S. 98, south of Bald Point State Park, along the Gulf of Mexico. Alligator Point is a small beach community made ...

                                               

Bethune Beach, Florida

Bethune Beach is an unincorporated community in Volusia County, Florida, United States. Bethune Beach is located south of New Smyrna Beach with Silver Sands between, and its southern border is the northern end of the Canaveral National Seashore. ...

                                               

Boneyard Beach (Florida)

Boneyard Beach is a mile-long beach in Big Talbot Island State Park, near the city of Fernandina Beach, Florida, south of Amelia Island down the First Coast Highway. The "boneyard beach" is so called because of the bleached skeletons of oaks alon ...

                                               

Butler Beach, Florida

Butler Beach is located at 29°48′1″N 81°15′48″W 29.800353, -81.263425. According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.5 square miles 6.5 km 2, all land.

                                               

Caladesi Island

                                               

Cape St. George Island

Cape St. George Island is an uninhabited barrier island situated on Floridas North Gulf Coast, south-southeast of St. Vincent Island, west of St. George Island and 8–10 miles south-southwest of the town of Apalachicola in Franklin County, Florida ...

                                               

Casey Key, Florida

Casey Key is a barrier island off the coast of Southwest Florida, located south of Siesta Key. Casey Key is part of the North Port - Sarasota - Bradenton Metropolitan Statistical Area.

                                               

Cedar Keys

                                               

Clearwater Beach Island

                                               

Crescent Beach, St. Johns County, Florida

Crescent Beach is located at 29°45′56″N 81°15′11″W 29.765550, -81.253023. According to the United States Census Bureau, the community has a total area of 1.5 square miles 3.9 km 2, all land.

                                               

Dog Island (Florida)

The island and its two small neighbors were discovered by the French in 1536 and named Dog Island, Isle des Chiens, because, according to different legends: 1) wild dogs were found on them; 2) the island resembles a crouched dog, or 3) the early ...

                                               

Egmont Key

                                               

Fort Island Gulf Beach

                                               

Honeymoon Island

                                               

Inlet Beach, Florida

Inlet Beach is located in south Walton County, Florida. Inlet Beach is the most eastern South Walton County beach and is named after Phillips Inlet at the border of South Walton and Bay counties. The use of the name Inlet Beach antedates World Wa ...

                                               

Key Biscayne

Key Biscayne is an island located in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, between the Atlantic Ocean and Biscayne Bay. It is the southernmost of the barrier islands along the Atlantic coast of Florida, and lies south of Miami Beach and sout ...

                                               

Laguna Beach, Florida

Laguna Beach is a census-designated place in Bay County, Florida, United States. The population was 3.932 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Panama City–Lynn Haven–Panama City Beach Metropolitan Statistical Area.

                                               

Lanark Village, Florida

Lanark Village is an unincorporated community in Franklin County, Florida, United States, located along U.S. 98 on St. James Island, on the Gulf of Mexico.

                                               

Lido Key

Lido Key is a barrier island off the coast of Sarasota, Florida, in the United States. It is part of the city of Sarasota and is connected to mainland Sarasota by John Ringling Causeway.

                                               

Little Talbot Island

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