Dr. Thompson's WETLANDS Home Page

 

 Dr. Carol Thompson

 
 Office: 117 Science--ext. 9739
 Office Hours: check schedule
 E-Mail: cthompson@tarleton.edu

 

 

 Class Information

Syllabus

Readings Weeks 1-4
Readings Weeks 6-10
Readings Weeks 11-14
Readings Week 15-16

The readings contain reading assignments and/or homework, and questions for class discussion. The questions will also serve as review for the tests.

 

Class Notes:

Introduction
Wetland Loss
Wetland Hydrology

Wetland Soils

Biogeochemistry
Climate Change

Delineation
Biological Adaptations
Values

Wetland Ecosystems
Peatlands
Swamps
Riparian
Salt Marsh
Tidal Freshwater

Laws
Restoration

Treatment Wetlands


The powerpoints are now linked to a secure site. You will have to sign in to retrieve them.

Other documents will still be stored on Galileo.

\\Tsu-cost-srvr04\galileo\Faculty\Dr. Carol Thompson\Public\Wetlands

The above can only be accessed via a TSU computer. To access from home you need to download the VPN client from Information Resources

http://www.tarleton.edu/~helpdesk/network/vpn.html

 

 

 

General Links:

CT home page
ENVS program
Hydrology program
Geology Program

Announcements

Field trip info

Steinhagen

Coast trip-stored on the Galileo site

 



USEFUL WETLAND SITES
Society of Wetland Scientists
International Peat Society

EPA Wetlands site
NRCS Hydric Soils site
USACE Wetlands site
WETNET - Texas wetland site
RAMSAR site

Pictures and maps
WETMAAP
South Fl. Water Mngmt District - great pics

Some interesting wetland pubs
National Water Summary
on Wetland Resources - USGS

The Impact of Federal Programs on Wetlands

 

Plants

ETX Plants
Saltmarsh Plants

Steinhagen plants