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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM Let’s face it – “save the seagrass” doesn’t have nearly the same crowd appeal as “save the sea turtles” (or dolphins or manatees for that matter), yet the multiple benefits that seagrasses produce … Continue reading

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An interview with Dr. Chris Craft, School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University Tidal salt marshes have an amazing capacity to help the environment. In addition to providing a wildlife habitat and improving water quality, the marshes accumulate and … Continue reading

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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM Last week I had the honor and privilege of representing the Association of State Wetland Managers (ASWM) at the Society of Wetland Scientists (SWS) annual conference in Providence, Rhode Island. The theme of … Continue reading

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Estuarine Wetlands can be rehabilitated to provide carbon sequestration benefits Claremont Climate Report – May 26, 2010 http://www.claremontclimatereport.com/2010/05/estuarine-wetlands-can-be-rehabilitated.html

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This week President Obama will give his State of the Union address to both Houses of Congress.   There are many grave challenges the Nation faces with respect to the economy, unemployment and the war overseas.  These are the topics the … Continue reading

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