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Graduate Wetland Field Research Course Visits Plum Island

Six graduate students in the Masters in Environmental Science program at Villanova University visited the Plum Island research site in ...
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2018 Graduates

Congratulations to the 2018 graduates! The Weston lab is especially proud of undergraduate students Olivia Cacciatore (grad school at University ...
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Elise Rodriguez successfully defends

Elise Rodriguez successfully defended her thesis "Land cover impacts on mineral sediment delivery and accretion rates in tidal wetlands" on ...
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Mary Zawatski Defends Her Thesis!

Mary Zawatski successfully defended her thesis "Carbon Exchange and Sediment Deposition in a Heterogeneous New England Salt Marsh" today.  Mary has ...
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2018 Summer Research Internship – Villanova Students Only – Call for Applications

The lab will host a research intern during summer 2018. This position is open only to current Villanova undergraduate students ...
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2018 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Internship – Call for Applications

The lab will host a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) intern during summer 2018 with funding from the National Science ...
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Sediment Exclusion Experiment

After a pilot installation, we installed the full-scale sediment exclusion experiment in the Delaware River in summer 2017. At two ...
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Tidal Creek Import/Export

We continued our tidal creek import/export measurements during the 2017 field season.  We've measured the tidal exchange of materials (water, ...
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Floating Chambers

We've put effort into understanding the verical marsh-atmosphere exchange of CO2 (through both chamber measurements and eddy covariance towers), and ...
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Winter Metabolism

We visited Plum Island for a winter sampling in March 2017.  We got our wish: a frozen marsh! Chamber measurements ...
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