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Our Wetland Champion – Dr. Michelle Stevens

MichelleStevensWe’ll begin by introducing you to one of our own, Dr. Michelle Stevens. Dr. Stevens’ efforts and research at the Mesopotamian Marshes in Iraq is the focus of our first Wetland Champion. Dr. Stevens, Michelle in addition to her efforts on the SWS Western Chapter Board, her tireless duties to her students at CSUS she is also working tirelessly with regards to international efforts. Michelle has need of volunteers in this incredible effort to assist with updating the blog and assisting with a website.

Dr. Michelle Stevens
Assistant Professor, Environmental Studies Department
CSUS
Amador Hall 555B
6000 J St
Sacramento, CA 95819-6001
stevensm@csus.edu
916-278-2914
Cell 916-765-7397

For current information on her research and travels regarding the Mesopotamian Marshes in Iraq, as well as information on their ecological and cultural rehabilitation, visit her blog at: www.iraqmarshrestoration.blogspot.com

Please see these other links to this wonderful international project and assist Michelle in finding a volunteer for this worthy cause.

 

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Draining_of_the_Mesopotamian_Marshes

 

http://www.arroyorain.com/2012/01/22/mesopotamian-marshes-culture-prehistory-and-ecological-restoration/