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DUWC Embarks on Carbon Farm Project

The Wetland Center is directing the restoration and management of a 10,000-acre carbon farm at Carolina Ranch in eastern North Carolina. Restoring these peatlands to their natural state will increase their capacity for long-term carbon storage and provide offset credit opportunities (MORE). Also: DUWC's Curtis Richardson talks about the project on North Carolina Public Radio and in an article from Coastal Review Online.

DUWC is accepting grant proposals from current NSOE students in support of wetland research. (MORE)


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)  

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02/19/19 NSOE: Predicting tipping points for marsh survival could help stem wetland loss
02/19/19 NCSU: Registration open for 1-day workshop 3/27 - Construction Practices for Stream Restoration

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.