publication . Article . 2007

Coastal wetlands protection act: case of Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) river

Latif Gürkan KAYA;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2007
  • Country: Turkey
Abstract
Coastal wetlands, being important components of estuarine and coastal systems, stand for all publicly owned lands subject to the ebb and flow of the tide. They are below the watermark of ordinary high tide. The coastal wetlands contain a vital natural resource system. The coastal wetlands resource system, unless impossible, to reconstruct or rehabilitate once adversely affected by human. In the USA, the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) river states (i.e. Georgia, Alabama and Florida) have variation in the structure and the function of their wetland program affecting the ACF river basins' wetlands. Although some states have no special wetlands program, they...
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free text keywords: Orman Mühendisliği, Coastal wetland, Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) river, Wetland Protection Act, Forestry, SD1-669.5
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publication . Article . 2007

Coastal wetlands protection act: case of Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) river

Latif Gürkan KAYA;