It is a wetland area that is covered with a shallow layer of water during some or all of the year.
Animals that live in Swamps
Frogs, Alligators, Snakes, Beavers, Capybara (biggest Rodent in the World), Earth Worm, Fishes, Dragonflies, Black Bear, and Great Blue Heron.
plants that grow in swamps!
Mineral soils have poor drainage
plant life dominated by trees
High supply of minerals in the soil