Nick Ward, PhD
Aquatic science in the news
June 25, 2020: Biogeochemistry and tree core testing at PNNL
May 22, 2020: Connecting coastal processes with global systems
February 28, 2020: Could Wildfire Ash Feed the Ocean's Tiniest Life-Forms?
December 6, 2019: Converging on Coastal Science
October 8, 2019: Ghost Forests Are Visceral Examples of the Advance of Climate Change
*Our team sampled trees across the Chesapeake Bay sites shown here to understand how forest retreat influences greenhouse gas cycling between soils, trees, water, and the atmosphere
October 8, 2019:As Sea Levels Rise, So Do Ghost Forests
September 22, 2019: Carbono negro encontrado no rio Amazonas revela queimadas recentes na floresta
September 5, 2019: Black mystery in the Amazon River
January 8, 2019: Raymond king tide event meant as education on sea level rise
*Our team mobilized to Johns River in WA to capture the effects of this extreme flood on coastal forest biogeochemistry.
December 19, 2018: Coastal Erosion: Priming Microbial Changes
March 28, 2017: Changing habitat releasing long-stored carbon into the atmosphere
July 28, 2016: The Colorado River's unexpected carbon footprint
Aug. 28, 2015: Lack of oxygen killing marine life in Hood Canal waters
**Our team mobilized autosamplers on the Santa Maria da Vitoria and Mangarai Rivers to collect samples every three hours during the first rainfall since October 2014.
Oct. 20, 2014: Pesquisador da Flórida visita Bacia do Rio Mangaraí
Dec. 27, 2013: Floods kill dozens in south-east Brazil
May 17 2013: Seawall will cut off access and increase erosion