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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM In April of this year, Dr. Jon Kusler, Esq. (founder and former Executive Director of the Association of State Wetland Managers) – published a report titled “Government Liability and Climate Change: Selected Issues … Continue reading

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by Brenda Zollitsch For those working in development, planning, transportation and flood prevention most likely the image that comes to mind when you use the word “beaver” is of a large, furry, flat- tailed, tree-cutting, pond-producing foe.  While the impacts … Continue reading

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by Peg Bostwick, ASWM Sometime in the 1960’s, the U.S. began to send guys with cameras into space.  Their photos of “blue marble” Earth resulted in a global “aha” moment – Earth is not infinite, and we really don’t have … Continue reading

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