This concise and easy-to-use field guide provides a wealth of information packed into 240 pages. Grouped by habitat, the color-coded sections describe the wooded wetland, wetland prairie, marshy shore-land, and submerged and floating communities. Included are more than 330 species, with intriguing notes on endangered plants, wildlife uses, associated species, and natural history. Includes over 300 exceptional color photographs, 74 line drawings that provide further detail, and hints for distinguishing easily confused species. Includes appendices describing whether species are endemic, native, introduced, marginal, or transitional. With glossary and index to both common and botanical names.