What are wetlands?
Wetlands are those areas that are inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions (USACE, 1987).

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1. What is an Ecosystem?
2. What are wetlands?
3. How do I know if my lot contains wetlands?
4. What is a wetland delineation?
5. Can I build on my property if I have wetlands?
6. How can I build or rebuild a dune walkover?