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Carbon Emissions From Peatlands May Be Less Than Expected

DUWC scientists have discovered a previously unknown dual mechanism that slows peat decay and may help reduce carbon dioxide emissions from peatlands in times of drought. (MORE)

The 2015 Duke University Wetland Center Graduate Student Research Grant Awards

Anna Braswell, Fateme Yousefi Lalimi, and Stacy Zhang are the recipients of DUWC's first-ever Student Research Grant Awards. (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)  

DUWC's SWAMP Bird Checklist

Updated April 28, 2015

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05/21/15 CBC News: Nova Scotia biologist finds birds deposit pollutants from the oceans to land

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.