• Continent-wide environmental observing network breaks ground

    With recent groundbreaking ceremonies in Florida and Massachusetts, the National Ecological Observatory Network marked the beginning of construction at two of its 62 planned sites for monitoring environmental change across North America. The National Science Foundation-funded, non-profit...

  • Banking on a Wetland

    Southwest Ohio’s first wetland mitigation bank is in early stages of development, but has already been deemed “great.” Five Rivers MetroParks, based in Dayton, saved 364 acres of earth from becoming a landfill to construct the Great...

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    Group effort manages 18,000 acre Georgia wetland complex

    It’s rare that more than one entity involved in a wetland wants to maintain its natural state. So the Grand Bay and Banks Lake wetland complex in south Georgia can consider itself extremely lucky to have six...

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    Farmland to wetland: Ohio brothers restore property

    For Steve and Jerry Panzner, preserving family tradition did not mean maintaining the 80-year-old Panzner vegetable farm; it meant heeding their grandfather Joseph’s call for conservation.