Mount Desert Rock offers unique research opportunities and austere beauty to high school, undergraduate and graduate students. Its surrounding waters feature humpback, minke, fin and northern right whales.
The Mountain Studies Institute in Colorado’s San Juan Mountains is a site for research into water quality issues after wildfires, and mine recovery.
The Marine Pollution Studies Laboratory at Granite Canyon has been instrumental in the formation and continuing evolution of West Coast aquatic toxicology studies.
Appledore Island’s rocky shores and unique flora and fauna provide outstanding research opportunities for college students at Shoals Marine Laboratory.
American Rivers and its partners such as The Nature Conservancy team up to remove dams all over the country that are no longer needed and restore natural habitat.
New research on wood falls on the deep sea floor reveals that climate change and warmer oceans may hurt marine biodiversity.
Merry Lea boasts many diverse habitats and intriguing glacial features, as well as a noteworthy amphibian community.
A USGS researcher shares how wildfires can impact water quality and which kinds of storm events restore water quality after fires.
The Youth Conservation Corps program at the Midcoast Conservancy in Maine is connecting generations and protecting water quality.
Florida International University is deploying a data buoy to monitor for red tide, and educating citizen scientists on sea level rise.
Macalester College’s Katharine Ordway Natural History Study Area provides researchers with a chance to study Minnesota’s tallgrass prairies and other habitats.
Mendocino College’s Coastal Field Station provides hands on experiences for undergraduates eager to pursue degrees in the sciences.
New York City Urban Field Station and its partners strive to preserve, protect and promote New York City’s natural areas.
Ducks Unlimited partners with Southern Region farmers and other landowners to preserve, protect and restore diverse Southern Region habitat, including rice field wetlands.
Lake managers at a blue-ribbon fishery in Utah are removing invasive carp using chemical means and restoring water quality in the process.
Researchers reveal that a more intense series of hurricanes hitting Puerto Rico is changing stream chemistry in its watersheds.
Harmful algal blooms are occurring in Seneca Lake, and a team with an updated WMP and frequent monitoring is hoping to counter them.
A team of undergrads from Worcester Polytechnic Institute have been training an underwater robot to hunt an invasive fish species.
Researchers from the Australian Institute of Marine Science are using eDNA to battle invasive Crown-of-thorns sea stars from eating the Great Barrier Reef.
Protecting, enhancing and restoring wetlands in the Great Lakes area, Ducks Unlimited has worked tirelessly to save thousands of vulnerable acres.