water birch

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Related to water birch: Betula fontinalis
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birch of western United States resembling the paper birch but having brownish bark

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These impressions may represent water birch leaves, particularly since most were observed near possible B.
Water birch is a species found in present-day Chaparral and Woodland life zones in the southern Great Basin, but its distribution is hydrologically constrained to flowing channels or very boggy wetlands.
Another North American birch, water birch, Betula occidentalis, grows from Canada to California, thriving in wet areas.