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A 20-foot sea wall won’t save Miami – how living structures...

Landolf Rhode-Barbarigos, University of Miami and Brian Haus, University of Miami Miami is all about the water and living...

Protecting mangroves can prevent billions of dollars in global flooding damage...

Michael Beck, University of California, Santa Cruz and Pelayo Menéndez, University of California, Santa Cruz Hurricanes and tropical storms are estimated to cost the U.S....

Hydropower dams can harm coastal areas far downstream

Paula Ezcurra, University of California San Diego and Octavio Aburto, University of California San Diego Thousands of hydroelectric dams are under construction around the world,...

Protecting the world’s wetlands: 5 essential reads

Jennifer Weeks, The Conversation World Wetlands Day on Feb. 2 marks the date when 18 nations signed the Convention on Wetlands in 1971, in the...

Mapping the world’s ‘blue carbon’ hot spots in coastal mangrove forests

Robert Twilley, Louisiana State University and Andre Rovai, Louisiana State University Human actions have boosted carbon dioxide concentrations in the atmosphere to levels...

Protecting wetlands helps communities reduce damage from hurricanes and storms

Siddharth Narayan, University of California, Santa Cruz and Michael Beck, University of California, Santa Cruz 2017 was the worst year on record for hurricane damage...

As communities rebuild after hurricanes, study shows wetlands can significantly reduce...

Siddharth Narayan, University of California, Santa Cruz and Michael Beck, University of California, Santa Cruz A 12-year “hurricane drought” during which no major hurricanes formed...

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Is youth football past its prime?

Roger Pielke Jr., University of Colorado High school football participation may have peaked. That’s the argument I make in a recent analysis for the international...