Alaska Arctic Vegetation Unit W1.2

 

Hierarchy of Geobotanical Vegetation Map Units (Walker DA 2002)

Wet coastal tundra complex, of map unit W1.2, coastal area of Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. (Photo: D.A. Walker).

Wet coastal tundra complex, of map unit W1.2, coastal area of Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Photo D.A. Walker.
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Wet sedge, moss tundra, Community No. 10, Colville River delta, Arctic Coastal Plain, Alaska. (Photo: D.A. Walker).

Wet sedge, moss tundra, Community No. 10, Colville River delta, Arctic Coastal Plain, Alaska. Photo D.A. Walker.
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map legend color for unit W1.2W1.2 Wet nonacidic coastal complex (N. Alaska)

Wet graminoid, moss communities (comm. 10) on wet non-acidic coastal areas, with moist communities (comm. 9) on higher microsites. Northern Arctic Coastal Plain, Subzone C.