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Marsh

(Science: ecology) a tract of wet land principally inhabitated by partially-submerged herbaceous vegetation.


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Re: Plant root cells

... affects the uptake of sulfate ions 2. explain why over-watering pot plants can kill them and why very few different species of plants can grow in marshes ill be grateful for any help 1. I actually don't know, so if you find out, please share. :) 2.) Do you know how plant roots absorb water? If ...

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by mamoru
Sun Feb 28, 2010 12:24 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Plant root cells
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Views: 7221

Plant root cells

... affects the uptake of sulfate ions 2. explain why over-watering pot plants can kill them and why very few different species of plants can grow in marshes ill be grateful for any help *i've got a table which shows that with barley seedlings, when put in cuture solutions. container 1 had oxygen ...

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by gizmogirl1993
Sun Feb 28, 2010 11:05 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Plant root cells
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Threats to estuaries

... is a potential threat, especially as big as the sugar cane industry is around here, but farmers generally don't intrude into the swamps and marshes since those areas are rarely suitable for agriculture. Sugar cane farming thus doesn't effect the local environment to any considerable degree. ...

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by alextemplet
Fri Aug 08, 2008 3:22 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Threats to estuaries
Replies: 18
Views: 19604

Threats to estuaries

... below what it needs to be. I think I mentioned in the other thread how New Orleans might have been saved from Hurricane Katrina had the saltwater marshes not been so badly destroyed. And of course President Bush (in his infinite wisdom) had the audacity to say on national television that no one ...

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by alextemplet
Thu Aug 07, 2008 2:49 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Threats to estuaries
Replies: 18
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Conservation of Estuaries

... because they are consistently ignoring our warnings that something must be done. Today in my bio class I learned that had our saltwater marshes along our coast been intact, Hurricane Katrina might not have taken nearly as many lives as it actually did. I'm speaking more from personal ...

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by alextemplet
Wed Jul 30, 2008 5:49 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Conservation of Estuaries
Replies: 4
Views: 3864
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