Publication Date

2007

Publisher

U.S. Geological Survey

Abstract

Ecological impacts from the hurricanes of 2005 affected both vegetation and the animals that depend on coastal habits on land and in water. Discussed in this section are migratory birds, coastal marsh vegetation, chenier forests, coastal floodplain forests, mangrove forests, estuaries, and the endangered manatee.

Comments

Credit: U.S. Geological Survey Department of the Interior/USGS

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