ASCC News & Publications

Stay up-to-date with ASCC news, events, publications, and happenings. 

Planting for the Future: Managing Urban Forests for Climate Change

The National Urban Forest Technology and Science Delivery Team highlighted the MNRRA Affiliate ASCC Site in The Cross-Pollinator – “

MNRRA ASCC - Plant for the Future Video

A new video titled "Plant for the Future" highlights the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area (MNRRA) Affiliate Urban ASCC site.

Meet George Jensen, New Graduate Student Researching Fire at the Jones Center

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.

Sean Reynolds Successfully Defends Thesis Research on Physiological Responses of Turkey Oak in Transition Treatments

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.

Chippewa National Forest ASCC Site in the Washington Post

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."