The natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades
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Published by Published for the Florida Geological survey in Tallahassee .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Botany,
  • Physical geography

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Edition Notes

Statementby John H. Davis, Jr
SeriesFlorida. Geological survey. Geological bulletin -- no. 25, Florida. Geological survey. Geological bulletin -- no. 25.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE99 .A3 no. 25
The Physical Object
Pagination311 p. incl. front.,
Number of Pages311
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25605106M
OCLC/WorldCa684110

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  The natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades by John Henry Davis, , Published for the Florida Geological survey edition, in English The natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: Natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades. Tallahassee, Published for the Florida Geological survey, (OCoLC) Mangrove swamps, and salt-water marshes. Fresh-water marshes, and wet-prairies. Coastal beach and dune vegetation. Ecological considerations of the vegetation -- Fish and wildlife: introduction. Fish. Reptiles and amphibia. Birds. Mammals -- Everglades: introduction. Mode of development and original conditions. Vegetation. Effects of canals and dikes. Cite this Record. The natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades. John Henry Davis. (tDAR id: ).

Natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades (FGS: Bulletin 25) By J. H. DAVIS. Year: OAI identifier: oai:UFDC:UF_ Provided by: University of Florida Digital Collections. Download PDF. The natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades. By ? John Henry Davis. Abstract (Statement of Responsibility) by John H. Davis, jr Topics: Physical geography (lcsh), Botany (lcsh), (lcsh. The familiar "Davis Map" accompanied the Florida Geological Survey report entitled, The Natural Features of Southern Florida Especially the Vegetation, and the Everglades (Davis a). Based on surveys and photographs, this vegetation map generally reflects the . An angiosperms-dicotyledons is a flowering plant. There are several different types of flowering plants that are teeming in the Everglades. One of the flowering plants in the Everglades is the Water Willow. The Water Willow's scientific name is Justicia angst. The Water Willow can be often seen around the edges of the wetland's pond edges.

  The construction of canals and dikes has negatively impacted the Everglades. Currently there is an effort to restore the Everglades region under a plan called the Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP). This plan aims to restore and preserve habitats of the Everglades and south Florida while managing water supplies and controlling floods. The Everglades is a natural region of tropical wetlands in the southern portion of the U.S. state of Florida, comprising the southern half of a large drainage basin within the Neotropical ecosystem it forms is not presently found anywhere else on earth. The system begins near Orlando with the Kissimmee River, which discharges into the vast but shallow Lake Okeechobee. The natural features of south Florida, especially the vegetation and the Everglades. Florida Geological Survey Bulletin, 1– Google Scholar Davis, J.H.,   Carnegie Institution, publication no. , Washington, DC Google Scholar Davis JH Jr () The natural features of southern Florida, especially the vegetation, and the Everglades. The Florida Geological Survey, Geological bulletin no. 25, Tallahassee Google Scholar Davis SM, Ogden JC (eds) () Everglades: the ecosystem and its restoration.