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It is exciting to hear about a tangible example of the application of wetland strategies to address local issues and goals.   Here is one recently showcased on an ASWM webinar presentation by Matt Meersman of Friends of the St. Joe … Continue reading

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As I write this, the forecast for Earth Day in mid-Michigan is for a mix of sun and showers.  Right now, it is all showers.  Saturated fields, localized flooding, and bank full cocoa-colored creeks —  all of this is good … Continue reading

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The topic of climate change will lead you everywhere – into all aspects of natural resource management, and virtually every sector of human society.  In the context of water alone, national agencies and organizations have developed multiple strategies to address … Continue reading

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“Floods are acts of God, but flood losses are largely acts of man.” —Gilbert F. White In mid-February I attended the 4th Gilbert F. White National Flood Policy Forum.  This is a triennial event of invited experts gathered together to … Continue reading

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We know how climate change will ripple through the natural world.   Warmer air, warmer water, impact weather patterns and alter the habits and the habitats of fish and wildlife.  Altered habitat affects air temperature and moisture content, adding to a … Continue reading

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