In the News

Silliman Lab papers and projects are often featured in local and national news outlets. Check out some of our latest news:

  • Sea Otters Restoring the Balance: 5 Question for Dr. Brent Hughes
    Sea Otters Restoring the Balance: 5 Question for Dr. Brent Hughes
    Huffington Post Green

    Huffington Post Green
    April 4, 2016

  • Nicholas School’s Susan Lozier and Brian Silliman Named AAAS Fellows
    Nicholas School’s Susan Lozier and Brian Silliman Named AAAS Fellows
    Nicholas School of the Environment

    Nicholas School of the Environment
    November 30, 2015

  • Grass-planting change boosts coastal wetland restoration success
    Grass-planting change boosts coastal wetland restoration success
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    NSF
    November 3, 2015

  • Northern coastal marshes more vulnerable to nutrient pollution
    Northern coastal marshes more vulnerable to nutrient pollution
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    ScienceDaily
    April 6, 2015

  • In East Coast Marshes, Goats Take On a Notorious Invader
    In East Coast Marshes, Goats Take On a Notorious Invader
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    Yale Environment 360
    October 22, 2014

  • Forget Pesticides — Send In the Goats to Save America’s Marshes
    Forget Pesticides — Send In the Goats to Save America’s Marshes
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    TakePart
    September 30, 2014

  • Reshaping Decades- Old Scientific Theory
    Reshaping Decades- Old Scientific Theory
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    Duke Environment
    June 9, 2014

  • Turtle Boom May Cause Habitat Crash
    Turtle Boom May Cause Habitat Crash
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    Ecological Society of America
    January 3, 2014

  • Quality of Biodiversity, Not Just Quantity, Is Key: Right Mix of Species Is Needed for Conservation
    Quality of Biodiversity, Not Just Quantity, Is Key: Right Mix of Species Is Needed for Conservation
    science_mag

    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
    December 8, 2013

  • To Better Protect U.S. Coasts, Research Suggests Mixing Engineering and Ecology
    To Better Protect U.S. Coasts, Research Suggests Mixing Engineering and Ecology
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    University of Kansas
    August 28, 2013

  • Sea Otters Boost Seagrass by Protecting Algae-eating Sea Slugs
    Sea Otters Boost Seagrass by Protecting Algae-eating Sea Slugs
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    LA Times
    August 26, 2013

  • Reminders of BP Oil Spill Persisist
    Reminders of BP Oil Spill Persisist
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    NBC Nightly News
    November 15, 2012

  • Bye-Bye Bayou
    Bye-Bye Bayou
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    Living on Earth (Public Radio Intl.)
    June 29, 2012

  • Snail Armies Mow Down Drought Stricken Marshes
    Snail Armies Mow Down Drought Stricken Marshes
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    National Geographic.com
    October 28, 2010

  • On the Origin of Ecological Structure
    On the Origin of Ecological Structure
    science_mag

    Science
    October 2, 2009

  • Managing Coastal Wetlands
    Managing Coastal Wetlands
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    Science
    January 18, 2008

  • Snails Likely Finished off Stressed Out Salt Marshes
    Snails Likely Finished off Stressed Out Salt Marshes
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    Boston Globe
    January 2, 2006

  • Disappearance of Southern Salt Marshes Explained
    Disappearance of Southern Salt Marshes Explained
    NPR

    National Public Radio
    December 18, 2005

  • Snails Farm Fungus
    Snails Farm Fungus
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    Nature
    December 2, 2003