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wetland photo pair
Photo Credits: Fred Dean (1976), Carl Roland (2005)
Ecoregion: Alaska Range Mountains
Change Type: Invasion of wetlands by woody vegetation
Invasion of wetlands by woody vegetationAnimation is available
This wetland shows a slight change in drainage patterns and a substantial invasion of woody vegetation (what appear to be deciduous shrubs based on the autumn colors) in the lower left and middle of the photo. There is another photo pair with a closer view of the wetland drainage point.