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Taxon:Schoenoplectus acutus (Bigelow) Á. Löve & D. Löve Family: Cyperaceae
United States, Michigan, Oakland, Long Lake Fen
284 meters (932ft)
Very long heterogenous fen with marked spots of high diversity and other large weedy zones. Fen elevated on norther and southern margins and depressed near central lakes (2). Bordered on north by woodland as well as on southern edge, but southern edge has a railroad and nearby row-crop agriculture. Typhaspp. appear to be heavily impacting fen. High quality area with Dasiphora fruticosa, Rudbeckia fulgida, Muhlenbergia richardsonis, Solidago uliginosa, Pycnanthemum virginicum, and Carex sterilis. Area impacted by Schoenoplectus acutus and Frangula alnus. Ground moist.