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Sandbar Bonfire!

We parked our boat on a sand bar on the falling tide in the middle of Plum Island Sound at …

Large-Scale Lateral Exchange

We have moved our lateral exchange measurements to the mouth of Plum Island Sound and to each of the major …

Gabriella Giordano completes her Senior Thesis

Undergraduate Gabriella Giordano completed and presented her Senior Thesis in Spring 2020. Gabriella’s thesis is titled “Spatial Analysis of Heavy …

Sandra Demberger defends her MS thesis

Sandra Demberger successfully defended her MS thesis titled “Quantifying and Valuing Carbon and Nitrogen Sequestration as Ecosystem Services in Salt …

Kristen Jezycki defends her thesis

Kristen Jezycki successfully defended her MS thesis “Assessing Heavy Metal Pollution in Estuarine Systems Along the Eastern United States in …

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 …

2018 Graduates

Congratulations to the 2018 graduates! The Weston lab is especially proud of undergraduate students Olivia Cacciatore (grad school at University …

Elise Rodriguez successfully defends

Elise Rodriguez successfully defended her thesis “Land cover impacts on mineral sediment delivery and accretion rates in tidal wetlands” on …

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 …

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 …