We are sad to say goodbye to Steve Powers but so excited for him to take this next step in his career, as a new Assistant Professor at Baylor University! Check out his job postings as he builds out his lab…
ASLO has announced that Stephanie is the 2020 recipient of the Ramón Margalef Award for Excellence in Education. This award recognizes outstanding mentorship and teaching in limnology and oceanography, and Stephanie has been recognized for “training and mentoring of young scientists with an emphasis on collaboration, data sharing and networking”. Read the full story here!
Michael Meyer conducted an evidence synthesis to characterize the ways in which Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs) in the environment have been studied over time, ecosystems, and geographies. He was able to identify some clear knowledge gaps – i.e. where we know PPCPs are abundant in the environment, but relatively little is known about them. It’s available online early today!
A new publication led by Steve Powers mapped the global distribution of phosphorus recycling opportunities in agriculture. The analysis shows that many countries possess alternative, local, recyclable sources of phosphorus in livestock manure and biosolids that can be used as fertilizer. The article was published in Earth’s Future, a journal of the American Geophysical Union. https://agupubs.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1029/2018EF001097