Virtual Tour of the Forest: Water Quality - Wildlife

Streamside forest buffers provide canopy cover, which shades and cools the stream, improving habitat conditions for instream organisms such as fish, salamanders, frogs and aquatic insects that are a key link in the food chain. Our apologies. Your browser does not support embedded objects. If it supported these objects, you would not see this message.

Often the log landing is used for a wildlife opening and is planted to grasses and other plants, which provide food and cover for a variety of wildlife.

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