Wetlands

Coastal Carolina Riverwatch provides service to the White Oak River Basin, which includes a variety of wetland types. As you can see from the map below, the Carolinas have a lot of wetlands, but our coastal plain regions are teeming with them.

map: Carolina Wetlands Association

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The White Oak River Basin has quite a variety of wetland types and subtypes. The main wetlands you will find within our White Oak River Basin are:

  • Pocosin
  • Basin
  • Riverine forest
  • Pine wetlands
  • Freshwater marsh
  • Tidal Freshwater marsh
  • Salt/brackish marsh
  • Estuarine woody

Visit our “Wetland Wednesday” page to find videos on certain wetland types! click here!