Examples of marshland in a Sentence
one hundred acres of marshland
grasses, sedges, and rushes are the plant species most commonly found in marshlands
Recent Examples of marshland from the Web
In the past 100 years, Kirwan said, 100,000 acres of forest in the Chesapeake Bay has converted to marshland.
The southern part of the parish contains about 60,000 square miles of marshland, where several nuisance and medically important species breed.
A fast-moving plague of foreign insects is decimating marshlands that bind the fragile lower Mississippi River Delta.
Negron’s complaint points to Polk County Property Appraiser records, which list the property as smaller than what Avatar claims — 352 acres — including marshlands and flood zones.
The land includes a 1.5-mile-long stretch of wild, non-swimming beach, with rare dune plants, marshland and mature oak bluff.
Concerns about the rapid die-off of roseau cane in lower Mississippi River Delta marshland has spread from scientists to local business leaders.
Marshland boosts water quality, restores habitats, filters carbon dioxide from the air and can act as a sponge to mitigate rising sea levels.
Schwartz said that was the only way to come close to meeting the long-term goal of the Mission Bay Park Master Plan for 120 acres of marshland.
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