Wetland and Aquatic Research Center
Our science reflects the many ways in which science informs modern policy, planning, and management. Our researchers pursue relevant and objective research and new approaches and technologies, to build scientific knowledge and provide understanding and tools for wise management and conservation of wetlands and aquatic ecosystems and their associated plant and animal communities.
Using Genetics to Understand Imperiled and Invasive Species
USGS scientists use a variety of genetic techniques, including eDNA, to help inform imperiled and invasive species management.Learn more
Geospatial Support for Wetland and Aquatic Ecosystem Issues
WARC has long used geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, and other computer based technologies to address a wide range of natural resource related issues.Learn more
WARC's Strategic Science Plan
Our strategic science plan guides our research in support of Department of Interior partnering bureaus, as well as other Federal, State, and local natural resource management agencies.Learn more