We shared how wetlands help manage runoff and reduce erosion and pollution while giving insight into what actions the legislature could do to encourage wetlands as solutions.
Examining the link between wetland loss and flood damage.
Climate change modelers predict that severe storms will be on the rise, making the need for affordable and effective water management (such as wetlands) all the more urgent.
Trying to predict how climate change will affect wetlands dependent on groundwater is a complex problem.
Wisconsin wetlands can sequester large amounts of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, and keep the rate of ongoing climate change slower than it would be without these wetlands.