William A. Niering 1924–1999

  title={William A. Niering 1924–1999},
  author={William A. Niering},
  journal={Restoration Ecology},
  • W. Niering
  • Published 1 September 2002
  • Environmental Science
  • Restoration Ecology
I n August 1999 Bill Niering was the editor of this journal. He had just turned 75 and was charging into the start of another academic year, teaching undergraduates full time, dealing with his new data set from the Sonoran Desert, and pestering Paul Fell and me for revisions to a joint manuscript on the restoration ecology of Long Island Sound tidal marshes. In the traditional freshman orientation Bill spoke to the incoming class on the merits of good citizenship and environmental stewardship… 



Salt Marsh Restoration in Connecticut: 20 Years of Science and Management

In 1980 the State of Connecticut began a tidal marsh restoration program targeting systems degraded by tidal restrictions and impoundments. Such marshes become dominated by common reed grass

William A. Niering memorial

  • Restoration Ecology
  • 1999