Tag: cordgrass

How Do Grasslands Survive Drought?

Written by | August 16th, 2012

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Why do some grasslands stand up to drought, while others (like your lawn) wilt? It’s all about diversity, says a new study coauthored by a Conservancy scientist.

Alabama: What This Spill Could Do to Coastal Marshes

Written by | May 10th, 2010

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The Conservancy’s Bill Finch says the Gulf Coast’s marsh grass is one of nature’s most efficient traps — making it especially vulnerable to this oil spill.

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