Welcome to Duke's "Aquaterrestrial Biogeochemistry" Lab
Hot off (or in) the Press:
Lutz, B.D., E.S. Bernhardt and W.H. Schlesinger. 2013 The Environmental Price Tag on a Ton of Mountaintop Removal Coal. PLoS One 8(9): e73203. See press release here. Listen to NPR interview about this paper with Brian Lutz here
Ardon, M., J.L. Morse, B.P. Colman and E.S. Bernhardt. Online first. Drought induced saltwater incursion leads to increased wetland nitrogen export. Global Change Biology. 19: 2876-2985. see Research Highlight summary of article in Nature
Colman BP, Arnaout CL, Anciaux S, Gunsch C K, Hochella MF, Kim B, Lowry GV, McGill BM, Reinsch BC, Richardson CJ, Unrine JM, Wright JP, Yin L, Bernhardt, ES. 2013. "Low Concentrations of Silver Nanoparticles in Biosolids Cause Adverse Ecosystem Responses under Realistic Field Scenario" PLoS ONE, 8(2), e57189. See press release here.
Congrats to 2nd year PhD student Matt Ross and incoming PhD student Joanna Blasczczak for being awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships!!
Emily awarded the inaugural Yentsch-Schindler award from the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) at the 2013 annual meeting in New Orleans, LA.