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03/16/18 Keep Durham Beautiful: Celebrate Creek Week 2018 March 17-24

03/15/18 Science News: When bogs burn, the environment takes a hit

03/14/18 Pulitzer Center: Video - India's unique Loktak Wetland is in peril

03/13/18 NSOE: Marine Lab's Brian Silliman awarded Fulbright chair

03/12/18 NOLA.com: Winter freeze didn't halt wetland insect plague

03/09/18 Business Insider: Photo essay - The lost wetlands of Los Angeles

03/08/18 Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund: Wetlands in gorilla habitat facing threats

03/07/18 U. of Wisconsin: Green spaces in cities help control floods, store carbon

03/06/18 U. of Maryland: Chesapeake Bay comeback due to reduced nutrients

03/05/18 INRS: Thawing permafrost is releasing organic matter into northern lakes

03/02/18 American Ornithology: Wild flamingos are returning to Florida

03/01/18 University of Bristol: U.S. flood risks greatly underestimated

02/28/18 UCLA: Rising sea levels put Pacific salt marshes at risk for extinction

02/27/18 Univ. of Illinois: Few Chicagoland wetlands left without non-native species

02/23/18 The Guardian: Brazil's Pantanal - The world's biggest wetland in pictures

02/22/18 Star2: Scientists battle against Indonesia's devastating peatland infernos

02/22/18 Jakarta Post: New trees are a second chance for peatland farmers

02/21/18 ScienceNews: World's freshwater bodies overloaded with phosphorus

02/20/18 Scientific American: Rewetting the swamp - Indonesia's bold plan

02/15/18 EDF: Outcome-based contracting for wetland restoration projects

02/14/18 NASA: Satellite data shows sea-level rise is accelerating

02/13/18 Miami Herald: Sea-level rise is outpacing Everglades restoration

02/12/18 Mississippi State U.: Evaluating Gulf of Mexico wetland restoration efforts

02/09/18 U. of Toronto: Arctic ponds may release more carbon as permafrost thaws

02/08/18 AGU News: Massive reserves of mercury hidden in permafrost

02/06/18 Dogwood Alliance: New report shows the value of southern wetland forests

02/05/18 WNPR: No FEMA help for displaced Puerto Ricans living in wetland areas

02/03/18 WHYY: Land donation enlarges Delaware's Great Cypress Swamp

02/02/18 Tehran Times: Photographers observe World Wetlands Day in Ramsar

02/01/18 UN Environment: Protecting peatlands, protecting the planet

01/31/18 CityLab: When climate change comes for your town

01/30/18 NSF: Wetlands provide landscape-scale reduction in nitrogen pollution

01/29/18 University of Texas: Discrepancies in estimates of water storage

01/26/18 Columbia Reports: Columbia's first protected wetland in the Amazon

01/25/18 e-know: Bringing back a wetland requires a team effort

01/24/18 PRI: Dams and loss of wetlands are fueling Africa's migrant crisis

01/23/18 Hakai Magazine: Sea-level rise is unlocking decades-old pollution

01/22/18 Chicago Tribune: Wetland erosion is a new source of carbon emissions

01/18/18 Houma Today: A shoreline stabilization project stands the test of time

01/16/18 Nature: Climate scientists unlock secrets of Blue Carbon

01/12/18 Eos: A better way to probe peat's underground carbon stores

01/11/18 Reveal: California prepares to defend its own waters

01/10/18 Cary Institute: US rivers & streams compromised by increasing salt loads

01/09/18 Mountain Journal: For every great trout stream there is a conservation map

01/08/18 ARC CoE: The window to save the world's coral reefs is rapidly closing

01/07/18 CBC News: 200,000 discarded Christmas trees help fight invasive carp

01/05/18 Atlas Obscura: After the holidays, Christmas trees help save wetlands

01/04/18 Michigan State U.: Streams are sensors of a region's environmental health

01/03/18 phys.org: NASA-led study solves a methane puzzle

01/02/18 Geographical: Everglades - Go with the flow

01/01/18 DUWC: 2017 Wetland News in Review

Holidays 2017-2018 Audubon: The 118th annual Christmas Bird Count