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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 Thanksgiving is by far one of my favorite holidays. No need to stress over the perfect costume, no need to stress over presents. Just stick a turkey in the oven, let it cook … Continue reading

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by Peg Bostwick, ASWM Yes – wild turkeys are generally considered upland game birds. But like so many “upland” species, they also rely on wetland habitat during at least some point in their life cycle.  Turkeys are especially dependent on … Continue reading

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“It has been an unchallengeable American doctrine that cranberry sauce, a pink goo with overtones of sugared tomatoes, is a delectable necessity of the Thanksgiving board and that turkey is inedible without it. ” –Alistair Cooke Thanksgiving Day.  Parades. Football. … Continue reading

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