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Rebounding underwater grasses signal recovering Chesapeake Bay By Joan Smedinghoff – Chesapeake Bay Program – March 6, 2018 Underwater grasses are a critical part of the Chesapeake Bay ecosystem. Also known as submerged aquatic vegetation or SAV, underwater grasses are … Continue reading

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Tracking Little Turtles on the Prairie By Cara Byington – Cool Green Science – September 6, 2017 What do you do if you only have eight known Blanding’s turtles in the population you’re studying at Illinois’s Nachusa Grasslands Preserve? Well, … Continue reading

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by Brenda Zollitsch, Policy Analyst Over the last three years, ASWM has conducted studies focused on better understanding various attributes of state wetland programs and both state wetland and stream-related policies and practices.  These efforts have manifested themselves in two … Continue reading

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by Brenda Zollitsch For the last many months I have been working on researching state wetland program elements and trends across the United States.  Through this work we have been collecting all sorts of data about what types of regulatory, … Continue reading

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