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Bringing the world’s buried wetlands back from the dead By Matthew Brown and James Brooks  – Associated Press – November 5, 2019 The ghosts are all around the gently rolling farmlands of eastern England. But you have to know where … Continue reading

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Developers, not farmers, get biggest hit from wetlands rule The Associated Press – January 14, 2019 President Donald Trump often points to farmers as among the biggest winners from the administration’s proposed rollback of federal protections for wetlands and waterways … Continue reading

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Farm Bill by the Numbers National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition –  December 21, 2018 The farm bill is complex package of legislation – like other authorizing bills, the bill’s primary focus is on policies and programs, but unlike many authorization bills, the … Continue reading

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How eating seaweed can help cows to belch less methanes By Judith Lewis Mernit – Yale Environment 360 – July 2, 2018 The spring morning temperature in landlocked northern California warns of an incipient scorcher, but the small herd of … Continue reading

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Over the years I’ve often reflected on the complexity of trying to establish consistent wetland policies nationally.  It seems like it shouldn’t be so difficult.  But it is and the reason is simple.  The United States is a land of … Continue reading

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