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02
May
Nancy Grimm elected to National Academy of Sciences

Nancy Grimm, long-time SFS member and 2019 SFS Fellow, has been elec

29
Apr
New Articles April 22 - 28

Freshwater-specific Journals (3): Hydrobiologia, Limnology and Oceanography, River Research and Applications

Broad-based Journals (3): Ecology, Oikos, Science

24
Apr
Remembering Dr. C.D. McIntire

Ecologist and diatomist Charles David (Dave) McIntire passed away peacefully on January 4, 2019, from complications from leukemia. He was 86 years old.

22
Apr
Proposed revisions to SFS By-Laws - 2019

The Board of Directors has approved revisions to the SFS by-laws, with a summary provided here.

22
Apr
New Articles April 15-21

Freshwater-Specific Journals (5): Freshwater Biology (2), Hydrobiologia (2), Marine and Freshwater Research (5), Limnology and Oceanography Letters (1), Limnology and Oceanography (1)

17
Apr
Making Waves Ep. 39

Contribute your freshwater knowledge to WikiProject Limnology & Oceanography! This month, we talk to two of the WikiProject’s leaders, Dr. Jake Zwart and Dr. Arial Shogren, about why we need more freshwater science on Wikipedia and how you can contribute your expertise. There will be a free workshop on editing Wikipedia at the SFS Annual Meeting in Salt Lake from 2-4:30 pm on Sunday, May 19 so be sure to sign up when you’re registering for the meeting.

Find out more about WikiProject Limnology & Oceanography here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Limnology_and_Oceanography

You can stay up-to-date on upcoming edit-a-thons and workshops by following the WikiProject on Twitter (@WikiProjectLO) or requesting to be added to a listserv by emailing the project leads (WikiProjectLO@gmail.com)

15
Apr
SFS Comment on Proposed WOTUS Rule

SFS submitted a comment on the proposed rule by the US EPA to change the definition of the Waters of the US (WOTUS).

14
Apr
New Articles April 8-14

Freshwater-specific Journals (6)Freshwater Science, Freshwater Biology, Limnology and Oceanography, Hydrobiologia, River Research and Applications, Marine and Freshwater Research

Broad-based Journals (6)Ecology, Trends in Ecology and Evolution, Nature, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Oecologia, Ecological Applications

08
Apr
New Articles April 1 - 7

Freshwater-specific Journals (5): Freshwater Biology, Freshwater Science, Hydrobiologia, Limnology and Oceanography, Limnology and Oceanography Letters

Broad-based Journals (2): Ecology, Oikos

02
Apr
Freshwater Science: Volume 38, Issue 1

This month's featured article: Katrin Schmidt, Richard G. Pearson, Ross A. Alford, and Robert Puschendorf. Tadpole species have variable roles in litter breakdown, sediment removal, and nutrient cycling in a tropical stream. Freshwater Science 38(1):103–112.

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