Wetland preservation—

Protection of an already existing and well-functioning wetland; wetland preservation has been used in some instances as mitigation for the loss of wetlands elsewhere.

Wetland restoration—

Return of a wetland from a disturbed or altered condition by human activity to a previously existing condition.

Wetland Restoration Fund (WRF)—

Funds for initiating the planning of a wetland restoration program in North Carolina.


National Agricultural Wetland Reserve Program.

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