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Past president Davies featured in new article outlining WOTUS

August 28, 2017 -  SWS past president Gillian Davies was recently featured in an article outlining the complexities of the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) Clean Water Rule; "Davies likened wetland tributaries to capillaries in the body. If you introduce a pollutant into a capillary it can reach a vein and affect organ functioning. And just...
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SWS and Ramsar renew Memorandum of Cooperation

May 5, 2017 -  Ramsar Convention on Wetlands Secretary General Martha Rojas-Urrego and Society of Wetland Scientists President Gillian Davies signed and renewed the Ramsar Secretariat of the Convention on Wetlands – Society of Wetland Scientists Memorandum of Cooperation at the SWS Europe Chapter Annual Meeting in Faro, Portugal, on Friday, Ma...
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SWS Executive Board endorses March for Science

February 1, 2017 -  SWS Executive Board members, Gillian Davies, Kim Ponzio, Julila Cherry and Loretta Battaglia, support the use of sound science in wetland policy and stewardship. We hope to see you at the March for Science in Washington D.C., or any of the satellite marches at other locations, on Earth Day 2017 (April 22). Please view the M...
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CASS writes letter to President-Elect Trump

December 1, 2016 -  In late November, the Consortium of Aquatic Sciences Societies (CASS) wrote a Letter of Comment to President-Elect Trump about its concern for the future of the nation's aquatic resources. SWS President Gillian Davies signed the letter in support. Read the full letter here .  
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