Congratulations to Olivia Balkcum, student at Clemson U. for winning our 2020 student poster award for her poster entitled ‘How Do Warm Winters Affect Energy Allocation Trade-offs in Cool-Water Fish?‘ with coauthors William Sims, Hannah Mulligan, John Cannaday, & Troy Farmer.
- Your Body’s Thirst Messenger Is in an Unexpected PlaceScientists traced how a mouse’s brain gets the signal that it had enough to drink. Something similar may happen in humans.
- How to Get Through a Power OutageBe proactive before things go dark. Never use a gas stove or oven as an indoor heater.
- As Infrastructure Money Flows, Wastewater Improvements Are KeyThe new law allocates $11.7 billion for wastewater and stormwater projects. Will it get to the impoverished communities who need it most?
Maintain an association of persons involved in the protection of watersheds, water quality, and aquatic habitat and in the abatement of water pollution and aquatic habitat and watershed deterioration; Encourage improved professional and technical standards in the investigation, abatement, and regulation of water pollution, aquatic habitat, and watershed problems; Focus attention on watershed, aquatic habitat, and water quality concerns by conducting symposia, workshops and projects, collecting and assembling information for publication, and distributing results to Society members and the public; and Promote development and use of standardized procedures and techniques for investigating and regulating water quality, aquatic habitat, and watershed problems.