Swamplands are generally these big forested areas of standing water. Not deep water, but deep enough to be murky, wet, and occasionally kind of creepy. These wetlands are host to all sorts of interesting creatures and plants. They also make awesome settings in worlds! In this exercise, create a SWAMP! Things to Note: Swamps, Marshes, Bogs, and fens are all different things with different characteristics. Do some research! A swamp always has some sort of tree cover. Swamps generally have shallow waters that are murky. There can be freshwater and saltwater swamps! What are some local lore and legends about your swamp? Does anyone make their home there or live nearby it? What sort of creates live in and around your swamp? What sort of plants and trees are in your swamp?