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marsh:

see swampswamp,
shallow body of water in a low-lying, poorly drained depression, usually containing abundant plant growth dominated by trees, such as cypress, and high shrubs. Swamps develop in moist climates, generally in such places as low-lying coastal plains, floodplains of rivers,
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What does it mean when you dream about a marsh?

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marsh

[märsh]
(ecology)
A transitional land-water area, covered at least part of the time by estuarine or coastal waters, and characterized by aquatic and grasslike vegetation, especially without peatlike accumulation.

marsh

low poorly drained land that is sometimes flooded and often lies at the edge of lakes, streams, etc.

Marsh

1. Dame (Edith) Ngaio . 1899--1981, New Zealand crime writer, living in Britain (from 1928). Her many detective novels include Final Curtain (1947) and Last Ditch (1977)
2. Rodney (William). born 1947, Australian cricketer. He finished his career with a world record of 355 Test match dismissals
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Coastal marsh stability is a balance between sediment accretion, marsh subsidence, sea-level rise, inundation, and erosion (Mitsch and Gosselink, 2007).
2] emissions), it is estimated that coastal marsh loss from sea-level rise alone would be 3 - 20% by the 2080s, although much higher (35 - 70%) when human activity is incorporated into the scenario (IPCC, 2001b; Nichols, 2004).
Erosion of a coastal marsh is accelerated by human activities such as building canals to access fossil fuels and support commercial barge travel.
Protection of the fragile coastal marsh environment is also being given high priority.
Silently, we trekked back across the lovely coastal marsh.
The commitment of $200,000 from Cargill Deicing Technology, which is a producer and distributor of winter snow-fighting products and services, will support restoration of approximately 3,500 acres of coastal marsh habitat between Avery Island and Weeks Bay in Iberia Parish.
Every 38 minutes, a chunk of coastal marsh the size of a football field disappears along the Louisiana coast.
Ensure that a significant percentage of the penalty monies to be paid by BP is dedicated to coastal restoration as reparations for the contamination of thousands of acres of coastal marsh that cannot be cleaned up.
It provides a unique opportunity for everyone to enjoy the natural beauty of the coastal marsh area here in Orange County.
EVENT: TOP ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS TO ADDRESS WETLANDS RESTORATION AT COASTAL MARSH RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM; MASS.
Audubon teams also observed coastal marsh grasses that have not recovered from oiling and are now dying or dead.

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