Environmental sciences/Ecology/Aquatic ecology/Aquatic ecosystems/Wetlands
By STPF fellows Teresa Stoepler, Andrea Carson, and Harvey Hill
Colin Quinn (2011-13 Executive Branch Fellow at National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and 2013-15 at US Agency for International Development) is helping a port city in Mozambique respond to the severe effects of climate change.
A new "Great Wall" runs along 60% of mainland China's coastlines. But the push to gain more land for economic development could put the country’s coastal wetlands and the services they provide at risk, researchers say.