Emergent marsh

Picture of emergent marshEmergent marsh is a complex dominated by herbaceous, low-growing, water-tolerant vegetation. The photo at right is an example of an emergent marsh (courtesy of C.A. Simenstad).


Controlling factors that affect emergent marsh:

Ecosystem processes that are affected by emergent marsh:

Interactions and equations:


Contact information

Ronald Thom, Ph.D

Marine Research Operations, PNNL
1529 W. Sequim Bay Rd.
Sequim, WA 98382