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What the World Needs Now to Fight Climate Change: More Swamps By William Moomaw, Gillian Davies, and Max Finlayson – The Conversation – September 13, 2018 “Drain the swamp” has long meant getting rid of something distasteful. Actually, the world … Continue reading

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An opinion-editorial by Kevin G. Coulton, PE[1], CFM[2] March 10, 2017 An extended article will appear in ASWM’s March/April issue of Wetland News. [1,225 words] The Trump Administration has announced an “America’s Infrastructure First” policy[3]. While I am supportive of … Continue reading

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By Melissa Mullineaux, Intern, ASWM While working with the Association of State Wetland Managers this year through the autumn holiday season, I have come to think about wetlands and their role in America’s holiday culture. What I have found is … Continue reading

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By Marla J. Stelk, Policy Analyst, ASWM I have to admit, I never thought I’d end up working in the field of wetlands. Like many others, the word “swamp” was the word I typically used to describe any kind of … Continue reading

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