Department of Geosciences at UMass Amherst
HOW A MASSACHUSETTS SALT MARSH IS CHANGING WHAT WE KNOW ABOUT NEW ENGLAND’S COAST
New research shows that salt marshes grow from marine sediment washed ashore during storms, reversing commonly held assumptions
PhD student Karin Lehnigk uncovers the backstory of Earth's Varied Landscapes
Karin's research studies the roles that ancient megafloods played in shaping the Channeled Scablands in the Northwestern United States and their implications for forming similar features on Mars.