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beach nourishment at Wrightsville Beach, N.C.  (Credit: Dylan McNamara, Complex Adaptive Systems Lab, UNCW)  Mar 25, 2015
Coastal Values Could Plummet if Beach Nourishment Subsidies End

NOTE TO EDITORS: Dylan McNamara is available for additional comment at (910) 962-2588 or...

Mar 23, 2015
Population Growth Could Outpace Water Supply By Mid-Century

Note to editors: Anthony Parolari can be reached for additional comment at (919) 660-5467 or...

Andy Read (Photo: Scott Taylor) Mar 19, 2015
Duke Marine Lab’s Andy Read Nominated to Chair U.S. Marine Mammal Commission

DURHAM, N.C. – President Barack Obama yesterday announced his intent to nominate Duke University...

Marine Debris, Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge (photo courtesy Stacy Koslovsky) Mar 16, 2015
Marine Lab Team to Take Part in Expedition to Document Plastic Debris in World’s Oceans

DURHAM, N.C. – Faculty and students at the Duke University Marine Laboratory in...

Rocky Mountains, near Jasper, Alberta, river, snow (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) Mar 13, 2015
Nicholas School’s Mukesh Kumar Receives $570,000 NSF CAREER Grant

DURHAM, N.C. – Mukesh Kumar, assistant professor of hydrology and water...

A landslide inside the Rio Blanco Reserve (Photo credit:  Natalia Ocampo-Penuela) Mar 09, 2015
Scientists Use Bird Conservation Model to Protect Colombia’s Watersheds from Landslides

By Kati Moore (MEM ’16), Nicholas School Communications Student Assistant


The students left to right Ramsey Meigs and Aaron Berdanier flanked by Gov. McCrory and former Gov. Jim Hunt. Mar 05, 2015
New Drone Technology May Take Guesswork out of Estimating Forest Carbon

DURHAM, N.C. – Two Duke University graduate students are developing an...

Mar 04, 2015
New Models Yield Clearer Picture of Emissions' True Costs

Note to editors: Drew Shindell is available for additional comment at (919) 681-8467 or...

Paul Greenberg (Photo credit: Megan Morr, Duke Photography) Mar 03, 2015
Author Paul Greenberg Speaks About the Loss of Local Seafood

by Kati Moore (MEM ‘ 16)? Nicholas School Communications Student Assistant


Mar 02, 2015
A Plan for Turning Swords into Plowshares in Post-Conflict Colombia

by Kati Moore (MEM ‘ 16)
Nicholas School Communications Student Assistant