Field Guide to the Animals of Vernal Pools by Leo P. Kenney
and Matthew R. Burne. 2001. Available from Massachusetts of Fisheries
(Tel: (508) 792-7270 ext. 200). Provides color pictures and information
on amphibians, macroinvertebrates, and plants typically found in
A Great Lakes Wetland
Flora by Steve Chadde. 1998. Field guide to all the plants
you're likely to encounter in the upper Midwest.
Wetland Handbook for British Columbia’s Interior. Ducks
Provides an excellent discussion of wetland types, functions, aquatic
and wetland plants, and wildlife that depend upon wetlands.
Wetlands Plants and
Plant Communities of Minnesota and Wisconsin US Army Corps.Of
Describes wetland plants and plant communities of Minnesota and
Wisconsin, also applicable to wetlands of the entire Great Lakes
Region. Provides color photographs and descriptions.
Wetland Plants of
Ontario by Newmaster, Steven, et al. 1997. Provides color photographs
and descriptions of wetlands plants (trees, shrubs, herbaceous).
CURRICULUM / ACTIVITY GUIDES
WOW! The Wonders of Wetlands Watercourse and Environmental Concern.
K-12 Activities to teach about all aspects of wetlands through science,
math, language arts.
Water Chemistry Test Kits : LaMotte test kits for: DO,
pH, P, N, turbidity, hardness, alkalinity, iron, copper, silica,
AUDIO CASSETTE TAPES
Frogs & Toads of Michigan (13 min) Contains songs/calls
of Michigan’s 13 species of frogs & toads
Our Valuable Wetland Resource (20 min.) Tip of the Mitt
Watershed Council, P.O. Box 300, Conway, MI 49722
Tel: 616-347-1181 Provides a good overview of the different types
of wetlands and the functions and benefits of wetlands.