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Sewall Senior Environmental Scientist Chester Bigelow III, PWS, is appointed President of Society of Wetland Scientists, New England Chapter

The Society of Wetland Scientists (SWS) has appointed Sewall professional wetland scientist Chester Bigelow as President of the New England Chapter. An international organization with 3,500 members, the SWS is dedicated to fostering sound wetland science, education, and resource management. The New England Chapter is a forum for advancing wetlands conservation, research, and educational outreach within the New England states. Mr. Bigelow brings to this appointment 29 years' experience in aquatic and wetlands ecology and environmental engineering. His areas of specialization include wetland delineation and functional assessment, spill response and damage assessment, field collection and statistical analysis of chemical and biological data, environmental assessment, and Section 401/404 permitting. Membership in the New England Chapter is open to anyone residing in New England. For more information, contact:; or visit


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