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Bog ~ Photo Location 001


  • Wetland General Ecological Category: Bog

  • Michigan Natural Features Inventory (MNFI) Natural Community Classifaction (if applicable): Bog

  • State Rank: S4 = uncommon; some cause for long term concern due to declines or other factors.

  • Notable Feature At This Site: dense stands of cottongrass sedge (Eriophorum species).

  • Photographed during late summer 2007.

  • Western Lower Peninsula of Michigan

  • The last photo is of a freshly hatched woodcock (Scolopax minor) chick hiding within bog sphagnum moss and cranberry vines in springtime.

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