Wetlands 101: Online Course and Quiz

This on-line course has been designed to give you a basic understanding of wetland ecology, types, functions and management. It is the perfect first step for anybody interested in learning more about wetlands.

  • Find out what it truly takes to be called a wetland.
  • Learn the difference between a playa, pothole and pool.
  • Learn what mechanisms are in place to protect and preserve wetlands.
  • Test yourself then test your friends.

Glossary: helpful list of wetland terminology.
Wetlands 101: Wetland Characteristics
Wetland Characteristics
Wetlands 101: Wetland Functions & Values
Wetland Functions & Values

Wetlands 101: Wetland Management
Wetland Management

Wetlands 101 Quiz
Wetlands 101 Practice Quiz