Researchers from Clemson University and Coastal Carolina University are collaborating to study the Savannah River, according to a release from the university.
Springfield, Ohio, a college town of 60,000 in southwestern Ohio, sits on the confluence of the Mad River and Buck Creek. Springfield’s streams are as much a part of the city as is Wittenberg University.
In May 2009, Grand Lake St. Marys, a lake in western Ohio constructed in the mid-1800s to store water for the Miami-Erie Canal, experienced an outbreak of algae that made lake-goers think twice before taking a dip.
Extreme weather events are often explained by climate change, but a team of researchers at the University of Leicester in the United Kingdom is examining if extreme weather could have an impact on climate change, according to a release from the university.
A new system of automated water sensors in Monterey Bay is providing real-time information about the physical ocean environment.
“Collecting data in marshes and mudflats is an inherently messy business,” says Kevin Buffington, Biological Science Technician with the U.S. Geological Survey’s Western Ecological Research Center in Vallejo, Calif. Buffington knows well the messy business of studying coastal marsh because, since August, 2010, he has spent long workdays walking...