Emergent 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:
Ronald Thom, Ph.D
Marine Research Operations, PNNL
1529 W. Sequim Bay Rd.
Sequim, WA 98382