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Com has cheyenne bottoms wetland in jeopardy by john l zimmerman and over 50 million more used, rare, and out-of-print books. Note our initial research was funded by a kansas nasa epscor grant (2002-04). The study has since continued with support from other sources. In october 2009, low-height aerial photographs taken from a helium blimp revealed the presence of azolla sp. Over substantial portions of the nature conservancy (tnc) marsh complex at cheyenne bottoms in central kansas. Azolla is a small, aquatic fern that has worldwide distribution the mostly likely species for the central great plains is a. Azolla at cheyenne bottoms when observed in early october 2009, azolla had spread over sizable portions of tnc marshes forming continuous mats in places and isolated clumps and patches in other. The history of efforts to design and develop wetland sites is extensive and rich, especially in the united states. This chapter provides an annotated view of the current state of wetland design. Laboratory exercise developing a general restoration design for a degraded former wetland site. This exercise is intended to provide experience in obtaining and integrating hydrogeomorphic information to develop a restoration design, and accompanying development strategies, for sites that formerly were wetlands but now have been converted to other land uses or are degraded to varying degrees. Wetland birds provide us with some of natures most wonderful sights--from vast flocks soaring overhead to newly-hatched chicks drying in the sun. Apart from their beauty and recreational and economic importance, these birds are excellent indicators of water quality and measures of biodiversity.