This Maryland marsh is covered with invasive Phragmites, light brown stalks that grow taller than native marsh plants. However, marshes and other coastal ecosystems excel at storing “blue carbon,” and some invasive plants like Phragmites could more than double.
Photo credit: Mehgan Murphy, Smithsonian’s National Zoo
Jeffrey Veregge: Of Gods and Heroes
A crab on a Ketchikan dock, covered in the invasive tunicate Botrylloides violaceus. (Photo: Linda McCann/SERC)
Billie Jean King
Tseng Kwong Chi by Tseng Kwong Chi, © 1979, Muna Tseng Dance Projects Inc.
Roshan Patel, Smithsonian’s National Zoo
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