Duke Wetland Center Distinguished Speaker Series Spring 2017 Lecture

April 12, 2017 - 4:00 pm
Levine Science Research Center A158, Duke's West Campus


Duke Wetland Center Distinguished Speaker Series Spring 2017 Lecture

John R. White, Ph.D.

John and Catherine Day Professor of Oceanography & Coastal Science, Louisiana State University

Can the Mississippi River Help Save Louisiana's Vanishing Coastal Wetlands?

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, 4:00 pm

Levine Science Research Center, Duke West Campus, Room A158


John R. White earned his Ph.D. in Soil & Water Science from the University of Florida. He is currently a Professor in the Department of Oceanography and Coastal Science in the Louisiana State University College of the Coast & Environment. His research is broadly based in biogeochemical cycling of nitrogen and phosphorus in aquatic systems (including coastal and freshwater wetlands), estuaries and lake sediments, treatment performance of constructed wetland for nutrients and pharmaceuticals removal, dynamics of internal nutrient loading, microbial-mediated nutrient transformations, and plant nutrient dynamics. Find more information on research and publications at the LSU website.              

DUWC Speaker Series Information

If you are interested in making an appointment to talk with Dr. White during the day on April 12, send an e-mail to randyn@duke.edu for schedule information