Science Nation - Marshes and Sea Level Rise

submitted by: nsf
With support from the National Science Foundation, Villanova University marine scientist Nathaniel Weston studies how both land use and climate change can impact habitat in tidal marshes, including how rising sea levels may affect microbes and other plants and animals. Rising sea levels can actually cause marshes to grow in very different ways. His experiments are already simulating different amounts of sea level rise in several tidal creeks in the Delaware River estuary. He studies how...

Intensively Managed Landscapes

submitted by: cmatiuk

CUAHSI 10/19/2004 Cyberseminar presentation by Bill Simpkins, University of Iowa

A community science facility: Developing a prototype environmental observatory

submitted by: cmatiuk

CUAHSI 5/11/2006 Cyberseminar presentation by Paul Brooks, University of Arizona

Kaleidoscope Project

submitted by: Doorbell Productions

A proposal for an interactive process that integrates myth and science regarding water-culture awareness. If science and myth are reconciled, we believe that synthesis can occur within communities in ways that enable collaboration, trust building, and local water policy change, especially where common pool resources are a concern.
Kaleidoscope Authors: John Klock, Ana Lu Fonseca, Denise Elston, Sarah Sheldrick, and Brock Tabor

Tectonics

submitted by: scivee-team

A documentary on tectonics, continental drift, and ocean floor exploration.