Wetland EcoStudy unit - Wetlands photos
I took these photos in Central Pennsylvania and Virginia. Students may use them for projects and presentations.
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1. Identify a photo that shows each type of wetland landscape. See Wetland Landscape key.
2. Select an image. Evaluate the environment shown. What kinds of plants & wildlife would benefit from it? It is good for people because....?
How might it be changed to improve its impact on the ecosystem?
3. Select an image. Which species of plants and animals would you anticipate finding there?
Cinder Pile Spring in Harry John State Park, Centre County, PA.
Deep forest pool in mid winter
Tioga River (looking SE) Mansfield, Tioga County, Pennsylvania
Tioga River looking north from bridge Mansfield,
Abandoned canal along the Susquehanna River, at Isle
Pond at residence
Muskrat eating arrowhead leaves at the edge of a stream
People enjoy early spring day at pond in Central Park, NYC, NY
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Bog in Pennsylvania state park
Halfway Lake is fed by springs and creeks at Raymond
B. Winter State Park,
Union County, Pennsylvania
Mallard Ducks in pond State College, Centre County,
Ephemeral puddle. Adam
T. Bower State Park, Shamokin Dam, PA.
Riffle in a creek in Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania
You may also use photos in the Lentic or Lotic Ecosystem project.
Demonstration pond at garden center
Buds breaking early spring day at pond in Central Park, NYC, NY