I took these photos in Central Pennsylvania and Virginia. Students may use them for projects and presentations.
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1. Identify a photo that shows each type of wetland landscape. See Wetland Landscape key.
2. Select an image. Choose a species covered in this ecostudy unit. Evaluate the habitat shown in the photo. Would it be a good home for the species? Explain. How might it be changed to improve it for the organism you are considering?
3. Select an image. Which species of plants and animals would you anticipate finding there?
Muddy swollen creek backed up at drain pipe
Fenced area protects a brook crossing pasture
Spring blossoms in mountain meadow (Canada)
Rocks stained orange by acid drainage Tioga County, PA
Mine acid drainage stains rocks in stream
Turtle in National Zoo's pond
Confluence of North and West Branches of Susquehanna River
Ducks on wing
Duckweed and creek plants
Snowfall Central Pennsylvania
Stream crossing meadow
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Creek crossing pasture
Parking lot at mall with vegetative islands
Clear cut wooded area next to Penns Creek
New wire fencing along pasture
Arrowhead plant growing at creek side
Drain ditch along rural road
Stand of cattails grow in ditch at the end of small airport runway
Cattails growing in riparian buffer at the edge of a yard.
Carcasses of snow geese left by hunter on riverbank
Dogtooth violets bloom along creek on warm spring day
Ford of stream on a farm
You may also use photos in the Lentic or Lotic Ecosystem project.