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Wetland Indicators. A Guide to Wetland Identification, Delineation, Classification, and Mapping
Wetland Indicators: A Guide to Wetland Identification, Delineation, Classification, and Mapping" by R.W. Tiner (1999), Lewis Publishers. A textbook dedicated to explaining the concept of wetland and methods for identifying, describing, classifying, and delineating wetlands. With this information, environmental scientists involved with wetland regulations can strengthen their knowledge about wetlands and the use of various indicators (plants, soils, and other signs of wetland hydrology) to support their wetland determinations. Includes 55 color plates and 60 tables. 392 pgs.
Author: R.W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 1999
Price: $130.00 Order
Wetland Indicators. A Guide to Wetland Identification, Delineation, Classification, and Mapping

In Search of Swampland
REVISED & EXPANDED - "In Search of Swampland" by R.W. Tiner (2005), Rutgers University Press. The classic "wetland primer" and "wetland identification guide" has been expanded and now includes many examples from the Great Lakes region and information on best management practices for working in and around wetlands including vernal pools. A new chapter on classification and assessment further clarifies how the unique characteristics of these important natural resources serve specific functions. Provides a field guide to 300+ wetland plants, hydric soils, and 200 animals. Clear identification keys, information on how to distinguish typical hydric or “wet” soils from dryland soils, and general procedures for identifying wetlands. Includes 117 illustrations; 384 pgs;
Author: R.W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 1998, 2005
Price: $33.00 Order
In Search of Swampland

Field Guide to Nontidal Wetland Identification
This book includes keys to identifying about 300 wetland plants common to freshwater wetlands ranging from Florida to New England, and illustrations of more than 270 species. It is currently out of print, but IWEER is offering two options of a copied version of the book: A. Entire text, including 198 color plates, 224 pgs
Author: R.W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 1988
Price: $50.00 Order
Field Guide to Nontidal Wetland Identification

Field Guide to Nontidal Wetland Identification
Wetland plant identification section only (no color plates):
Author: R.W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 1988
Price: $25.00 Order
Field Guide to Nontidal Wetland Identification

1987 Corps Wetlands Delineation Manual
Reduced size version: 5 1/2" x 7"
Author:   Year of Publication: 1987
Price: $12.00 Order
1987 Corps Wetlands Delineation Manual

A Field Guide to Coastal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States
Learn how to identify plants characteristic of Northeastern tidal marshes. Detailed keys guide the reader to over 200 plants found in tidal marshes from Maine to Maryland. These plants are illustrated and described. The distribution of tidal wetlands is shown for each Northeast state on a series of maps. Paperback
Author: R.W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 1987
Price: $27.00 Order
A Field Guide to Coastal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States

Field Guide to Coastal Wetland Plants of the Southeastern United States
This book is a comprehensive field guide to plant species common in salt, brackish, and tidal fresh marshes, mangrove swamps, and tidal freshwater swamps. While focussed on tidal wetlands in the region from Virginia to Florida to Texas, the book covers plants common in both tidal and nontidal wetlands on the Coastal Plain from Long Island south. Simple keys guide the reader to illustrations and descriptions of over 250 plant species, with references to more than 200 others as similar species. The general distribution of coastal wetlands is shown for each Southeastern state on a series of maps. Paperback
Author: R.W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 1993
Price: $25.00 Order
Field Guide to Coastal Wetland Plants of the Southeastern United States

Field Guide to Tidal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States and Neighboring Canada
Vegetation of Beaches, Tidal Flats, Rocky Shores, Marshes, Swamps, and Coastal Ponds - Paperback Edition

A revised and expanded edition of an authoritative guide to coastal wetland plants of the Northeast

First published in 1987, Ralph W. Tiner's A Field Guide to Coastal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States soon established itself as the definitive work on its subject. Now Tiner has prepared a revised and expanded edition, broadening the coverage both botanically and geographically. It emphasizes plant identification and includes descriptions of over 700 species and illustrations of approximately 550 species. More tidal wetland types are covered (beaches, rocky shores, and tidal swamps) and the geographic scope extends as far north as Canada's Maritime Provinces.

416 pp., 570 illus., 11 maps, 7"x 10", $30.00 paper; ($98.00 library cloth edition)
Author: Ralph W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 2009
Price: $32.00 Order
Field Guide to Tidal Wetland Plants of the Northeastern United States and Neighboring Canada
Vegetation of Beaches, Tidal Flats, Rocky Shores, Marshes, Swamps, and Coastal Ponds - Paperback Edition

US Army Corps of Engineers Northcentral and Northeast 2014 Regional Wetlant Plant List
Black & white, 43 Pages. 5 1/2 X 8 1/2, comb bound
Author:   Year of Publication: 2014
Price: $12.00 Order
US Army Corps of Engineers Northcentral and Northeast 2014 Regional Wetlant Plant List

US Army Corps of Engineers Midwest 2014 Regional Wetlant Plant List
Black & white, 40 Pages. 5 1/2 X 8 1/2, comb bound
Author:   Year of Publication: 2014
Price: $12.00 Order
US Army Corps of Engineers Midwest 2014 Regional Wetlant Plant List

Regional Supplement to the Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual: Northcentral and Northeast Region (version 2.0)
Black & white, 168 pages, 5 1/2 X 8 1/2, comb bound
Author:   Year of Publication: 2012
Price: $16.00 Order
Regional Supplement to the Corps of Engineers Wetland Delineation Manual: Northcentral and Northeast Region (version 2.0)

Winter Guide to Woody Plants of Forests, Thickets, Fields, and Wetlands: NE US
An exclusive IWEER publication intended to aid in winter identification of trees, shrubs, and woody vines growing in wetlands and along their borders. Includes keys and illustrations to over 100 plants. 98 pages. 8 ½” x 11” card stock cover
Author: Ralph W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 2015
Price: $18.00 Order
Winter Guide to Woody Plants of Forests, Thickets, Fields, and Wetlands: NE US

Winter Guide to Woody Plants of Forests, Thickets, Fields, and Wetlands: NE US (Waterproof copy on Rite in the Rain paper)
An exclusive IWEER publication intended to aid in winter identification of trees, shrubs, and woody vines growing in wetlands and along their borders. Includes keys and illustrations to over 100 plants. 98 pages. 8 ½” x 11” card stock cover
Author: Ralph W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 2015
Price: $30.00 Order
Winter Guide to Woody Plants of Forests, Thickets, Fields, and Wetlands: NE US (Waterproof copy on Rite in the Rain paper)

Tidal Wetland Primer - An Introduction to Their Ecology, Natural History, Status, and Conservation
The purpose of this book is to introduce the world of tidal wetlands to students and professionals in the environmental fields and others with an interest in the subject. 536 pages, 110 illustrations.
Author: R.W. Tiner  Year of Publication: 2013
Price: $40.00 Order
Tidal Wetland Primer - An Introduction to Their Ecology, Natural History, Status, and Conservation