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Mapping Peat Distribution and Thickness
with Airborne Electromagnetics

DUWC is part of a research team
using pioneering technology to study
vitally important peatland ecosystems.
Nanoparticles in the Environment 

  Recent DUWC Visiting Scholar Lin Yuan is lead author of an article studying how nanotechnology affects the environment.
L Yuan et al. 2018. Stress responses of aquatic plants to silver nanoparticles.
ES&T DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.7b05837


The Stream and Wetland Assessment Management Park (SWAMP) is a restoration and research project of the Duke University Wetland Center. The public is welcome to visit SWAMP sites along Duke's Al Buehler Cross Country Trail. (MORE)  

Online SWAMP Webinar


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YouTube channel.

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   Wetland News on the Web...

Online media sites look at wetland-related issues in the news. (recent story archive)

03/21/18 liveMINT: Can wetlands find a safe haven in India's cities?
03/19/18 Keep Durham Beautiful: Durham, NC celebrates Creek Week 2018 March 17-27

Duke University Wetland Center , Dr. Curtis J. Richardson, Director.  Nicholas School of the Environment, Box 90333 , Durham , NC 27708

Tel (919) 613-8009; FAX (919) 613-8101; email randyn@duke.edu

The goal of the Duke University Wetland Center is to provide sound scientific knowledge that will lead to sustainable wetland functions and services locally, nationally, and globally.
The Center works toward this goal by conducting, sponsoring, and coordinating research and teaching on critical wetland issues.
The Duke University Wetland Center is part of the Nicholas School of the Environment at Duke University.