Juneau Nature

Natural & cultural history of Juneau & Southeast Alaska

Juneau Nature - Natural & cultural history of Juneau & Southeast Alaska

Wetlands

Bogs, fens, wet meadows

Ancient wetlands (bogs and fens) have deep peat. But many younger Southeast wetlands are responding to geologically recent disturbances such as glaciation or beaver activity.

Array of Southeast freshwater wetland types

Array of Southeast freshwater wetland types