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Land Area Change in Coastal Louisiana

Documenting and understanding the occurrence and rates of wetland loss are necessary for effective planning, protection, and restoration activities.
Land Area Change in Coastal Louisiana

Importance of Wetlands

Wetlands provide many significant benefits for fish and wildlife as well as society.
Importance of Wetlands

National Wetlands Research Center

The mission of the National Wetlands Research Center (NWRC) is to develop and disseminate scientific information needed for understanding the ecology and values of wetlands and for managing and restoring wetlands, coastal habitats, and associated plant and animal communities throughout our world.
National Wetlands Research Center

Climate Change and Coastal Wetlands

NWRC Scientists are studying the potential effects of elevated CO2 and climate change on coastal wetlands.
Climate Change and Coastal Wetlands

Using Radar to Understand Migratory Birds

The nationwide network of Doppler weather radars is on the verge of revolutionizing wildlife research and management.
Using Radar to Understand Migratory Birds

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