POLICY: Our Renewed Effort to Make the Most of Science

by Thomas E. Bigford, Policy Director This spring marks the end of an important experiment at AFS. No, Doug Austen has not implanted PIT tags in AFS staff (to my knowledge) and, no, we did not design genetically-modified snakeheads to serve as Society mascots. But we have been testing a hypothesis of how to strengthen.. read more →

06 Jan 2015
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Aquatic Blue Carbon

Aquatic Blue Carbon by Thomas E. Bigford Recent literature shows aquatic environments can sequester greater amounts of carbon than equivalent acres of forests, thereby elevating the importance of blue versus green habitats in the global battle to reduce climate change. Those benefits are especially high for shore-side environs like wetlands and mudflats. Carbon is a.. read more →

25 Apr 2014
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