World Wetlands Day

world wetlands day civil engineer land survey landscape architect urban planner drone operator landform minneapolis minnesotaOnly 2.5% of all water on Earth is freshwater. Wetlands hold most of this water and naturally filter out a variety of pollutants. They are also home to 40% of all the species in the world.

Plus, wetlands are capable of absorbing a whopping 1.5 million gallons of floodwater per acre! Wetlands are very important, which is why they need to be maintained and restored.

Visit to learn more about wetlands and the important role they play in our freshwater ecosystem.