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Publication #4H ESL 42

Soil, Water, and Land Use III: Wetlands1

UF/IFAS Extension2

Soil, Water, and Land Use III: Wetlands (4H ESL 42) is an Earth Sciences publication. This leader-led project is for 4-H members ages 11-18 years old, and is the third in the Soil, Water and Land Use series. The goal of Wetlands is to enhance the understanding of wetlands; from their uniqueness as an ecosystem to their benefits for humans. Through a better understanding of wetlands 4-H'ers can make more responsible and informed decisions about this natural resource. In Edis this publication is DLN 098.  

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This document is 4H ESL 42, one of a series of the 4-H Youth Development Department, UF/IFAS Extension. Original publication date March 2002. Reviewed July 2018. Visit the EDIS website at


Produced jointly by the Soil and Water Science Department and the 4-H Youth Development Program, UF/IFAS Extension. Publication contact: Nancy Johnson, 4-H youth development literature specialist; UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611.

The Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is an Equal Opportunity Institution authorized to provide research, educational information and other services only to individuals and institutions that function with non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations. For more information on obtaining other UF/IFAS Extension publications, contact your county's UF/IFAS Extension office.

U.S. Department of Agriculture, UF/IFAS Extension Service, University of Florida, IFAS, Florida A & M University Cooperative Extension Program, and Boards of County Commissioners Cooperating. Nick T. Place, dean for UF/IFAS Extension.