WETLAND NEWS ON THE WEB

online media sites look at wetland issues in the news

 

Recent Archive


04/23/19 VIMS: Continuing effects of Deepwater Horizon oil spill

04/22/18 Earth Day Network: Earth Day 2019 - Protect Our Species

04/1719 The Country Paper: A family combines habitat restoration with farming

04/16/19 CdAPress: "Deadly season" for waterfowl in lead-polluted Idaho ecosystem

04/15/19 Science Daily: Global review of water reallocation from rural to urban areas

04/12/19 Univ. of Cincinnati: Archeologists find Mayan farms in Mexican wetlands

04/11/19 Stanford University: Where will flooded fields best replenish groundwater?

04/10/19 Mongabay: Mining breaches sensitive Madagascar wetland

04/09/19 Science Daily: Climate-change peat CO2 impacts via moisture conditions

04/08/19 LMU - Munich: Five new, tiny frog species from Madagascar

04/05/19 UNCG: Campus wetlands provide a nexus of research and learning

04/04/19 WAMU-FM: Chesapeake Bay showing signs of health despite challenges

04/03/19 Scientific American: Wetlands can protect shorelines better than walls

04/02/19 ANU: Fungal disease causes global mass amphibian extinctions

04/01/19 Rutgers: Medicines, personal-care products newest waterway pollutants

03/29/19 University of Muenster: Duckweed - The low down on a tiny plant

03/28/19 Christian Science Monitor: Restoring Indonesia's peatlands

03/027/19 Columbia U.: Climate-driven storms may raze many tropical forests

03/26/19 phys.org: Protecting wetlands from underground mining impacts

03/25/19 Ramsar: A proposal for an awareness-raising wetland decade

03/22/19 A collection of online news stories for World Water Day 2019

03/21/19 The Economist: The palm-oil industry's flawed deforestation efforts

03/20/19 Xinhuanet: Winter in Moheertu National Wetland Park, Inner Mongolia

03/19/19 The National: Climate change a major threat to UAE's wetlands

03/18/19 FAPESP: Giant Amazonian animals lived in megawetland 20M yrs. ago

03/15/19 IPS: Island women take the lead in Philippines peatland restoration

03/14/19 psmag.com: Why aren't we using nature to fight climate change?

03/13/19 United Nations: 2021-2030 is the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration

03/13/19 SER: International ecosystem restoration standards & free online e-course

03/12/19 BirdLife.org: Spanish wetland overexploitation threatens thousands of birds

03/11/19 FSU: Researchers, local communities see coral reef changes differently

03/09/19 SERC: When sea level rises, coastal wetlands crank up carbon storage

03/08/19 BBC News: Wetland mud is a secret weapon against climate change

03/07/19 TribTown: Are flood surge barriers a good idea or not?

03/06/19 Science Daily: Producing aquatic plants for use in wetland restoration

03/05/19 Phys,org: Ancient wetlands provide insight into the global carbon cycle

03/04/19 UEF: Thawing permafrost peatlands may add to atmospheric CO2

03/01/19 Dogwood Alliance: SC's Francis Beidler preserve (YouTube video)

02/28/19 Straits Times: Indonesia braces for peatland wildfires ahead of El Nino

02/27/19 Ducks Unlimited: A habitat offsetting project is a win-win proposition

02/26/19 VIMS: Continued sea-level rise on East & Gulf Coasts

02/25/19 Nature: Can dams help mitigate the global warming impacts of wetlands?

02/22/19 EcoWatch: Saving Brazil's Pantanal, the world's largest wetland

02/21/19 Engineering & Technology: Why the world needs wetlands

02/20/19 MPR: Scientists don't let winter weather stop wetland restoration

02/19/19 NSOE: Predicting tipping points for marsh survival

02/15/19 Monga Bay: Wetland forests in the southern U.S. - What are they worth?

02/14/19 EU Science Hub: More efforts needed to protect world's inland waters

02/13/19 TU Wien: Using DNA tests to find the source of water pollution

02/12/19 U. of Washington: Spring rains release methane from thawing permafrost

02/07/19 UN Environment: Peatlands store 2X as much carbon as all the forests

02/06/19 The Weather Channel: Protecting India's Wetlands

02/05/15 Nature Conservancy: A wetland restoration for Lake Erie's Pelee Island

02/04/19 Texas A&M: Scientists strategize for better conservation plans

02/02/19 Ramsar: PowerPoint presentation - Wetlands, a solution to climate change

02/01/19 Ramsar: The Global Wetland Outlook

01/31/19 Ramsar: The history of the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

01/30/19 Ramsar: A guide to the 39 Wetlands of International Importance in the U.S.

01/29/19 Ramsar: About the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands

01/25/19 CBS News on Facebook: NC alligators survive getting frozen in icy waters

01/25/19 Ramsar: Download materials for your World Wetlands Day events

01/24/19 Landscape Architecture Magazine: Beavers - Build and let build

01/23/19 Yale e360: On the Colorado River, drought is the new normal

01/23/19 Yale e360: Will the Colorado River run dry?

01/23/19 Yale e360: Article series - The water-starved Colorado River

01/22/19 ZSL: Mangrove patches deserve greater recognition, no matter the size

01/18/19 CGTN: Beidagang Wetland - A bird's paradise in northern China

01/17/19 Sun-Times: Illinois waterfowl survey - spring geese, lingering mallards

01/16/19 Al Bawaba: MWO-2 report warns of possible wetland losses

01/16/19 Report - Mediterranean Wetlands Outlook 2

01/15/19 Progressive Farmer: Legal doctrine ruling could decide future of wetlands

01/14/19 Drone Below: Using drones to monitor peatlands

01/11/19 The Epoch Times: A photographer's journey to document the Everglades

01/10/19 Forests News: Peatlands for today and tomorrow - Video Q&A

01/09/19 News-Press: Cleaning Everglades water by cycling land uses

01/08/19 LSU: Restoring canals to fight Louisiana's wetlands loss

01/07/19 Herald.net: Wetland restoration site provides bird study opportunities

01/01/19 WUNC FM: Carbon farm in eastern NC could make Duke carbon neutral

01/01/19 2018 Wetland news stories in review