VEGETATION MAPPING IN WETLANDS

F. PEDROTTI

Abstract


The current work examines the main aspects of wetland vegetation mapping, which can be summarized as analysis of the ecological-vegetational (ecotone) gradients; vegetation complexes; relationships between vegetation distribution and geomorphology; vegetation of the hydrographic basin lo which the wetland in question belongs; vegetation monitoring with help of four vegetation maps: phytosociological map of the real and potential vegetation, map of vegetation dynamical tendencies, map of vegetation series.

Keywords


Wetlands; vegetational gradients; ecotones; geomorphology; vegetation monitoring; synchorology of wetlands vegetation; vegetation mapping

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.4462/annbotrm-9165

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