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Wetlands (5th Edition) by William J. Mitsch, James G. Gosselink

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Wetlands, 5th Edition

The spine is slightly rolled. Very good with bumped extremities and a small dent at top edge of front cover. This book gives readers a solid understanding of wetlands, how they work, what they do, and why the Earth can’t live without them.