PEAT DEPOSITS IN THE UNITED STATES AND THEIR CLASSIFICATION

AREA AND GENERAL DISTRIBUTION OF PEAT DEPOSITS INCLUDING A TABLE OF 'CLASSIFICATION OF UNRECLAIMED SWAMP AND OVERFLOWED LAND' IS PRESENTED WHICH SHOWS THE ACREAGE OF PERMANENT SWAMP, WET GRAZING LAND, PERIODICALLY OVERFLOWED LAND, AND PERIODICALLY SWAMPY LAND IN EACH STATE. ALSO, GENERAL DESCRIPTIONS OF PEAT DEPOSITS, CLASSIFICATION OF PEAT DEPOSITS (BASED ON SURFACE VEGETATION, TOPOGRAPHIC CLASSIFICATION, EUROPEAN SYSTEM OF CLASSIFICATION, CLASSIFICATION ON BASIS OF CHEMICAL ANALYSIS AND STRATIGRAPHIC CLASSIFICATION) ARE INCLUDED.

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  • Authors:
    • Dachnowski, A P
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  • English

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  • Pagination: p. 453-465
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00231396
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 15 2004 2:35AM