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Spring-fed Shrub Swamp

Spring-fed shrub swamp communities are rare. Examples are definitely known at this time only from the Nashville Basin and Ridge and Valley. In these examples, groundwater is minerotrophic and originates from underground aquifers in carbonate bedrock. 


INTERIOR PLATEAUS

PENNYROYAL PLAIN ECOREGION

NASHVILLE BASIN ECOREGION

EASTERN HIGHLAND RIM ECOREGION

RIDGE AND VALLEY

SOUTHERN CALCAREOUS VALLEYS ECOREGION

BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS 

DOLOMITE COVES ECOREGION