ASCC News & Publications
Check out the new paper published on the Red Pine ASCC site in Minnesota, "Comparing long-term projected outcomes of adaptive silvicultural approaches aimed at climate change in red pine forests of northern Minnesota, USA."
A new video titled "Plant for the Future" highlights the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area (MNRRA) Affiliate Urban ASCC site.
George Jensen is a first year graduate student working with Dr. Ben Knapp at University of Missouri and Dr. Seth Bigelow at the Jones Center at Ichauway. He will conduct research on the influence of Resistance, Resilience, and Transition treatments on fire behavior and effects in longleaf pine ecosystems.
At the Jones Center at Ichauway, a site dominated by longleaf pine (Pinus palustris Mill.) in southwestern Georgia, one of the main climate change effects being considered under the ASCC project is increased temperature and drought stress.
The Washington Post featured ASCC Network climate change specialists and the Cutfoot Experimental Forest ASCC site on the Chippewa National Forest in an article titled "Scientists are trying to save Minnesota's North Woods forest from climate change."