The following tips should help you get
started using the Wetland Restoration Bibliography. If your search
questions are not answered here, please see the
Web Poster Help or
- The Quick Search only searches specific
indexed fields (e.g. Author, Keyword, Periodical, Publication Year)
- The Advanced Search is generally better
to use. It allows searches on indexed fields or non-indexed fields
(e.g. Title, Abstracts). This allows for a more specific search. You
must pick these options in the "Fields to Search" drop-down
list. Try a few options to see which one yields the best results.
- Spelling and spacing does matter.
Capitalization does not matter.
- Click on the document icon next to your
search results to view the full record.
- While any keyword can be used when searching the wetlands
database, below is a sample list of keywords to get you started.
Search Phrase Suggestions
by wetland type: freshwater marsh, salt marsh,
mangrove, forested, seagrass
by wetland issue: hydrology, invasives, fire, plants,
soils, seedbank, water quality, wildlife
by restoration topic: assessment, case studies,
classification, community programs, guidebook, models, monitoring,