An invasive species is a nonnative species (in any reproductive stage, including seed, egg, spore, or other propagule) whose introduction causes or is likely...>Read More
The Global Change Research Act of 1990 requires the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) to produce the National Climate Assessment (NCA) for the...>Read More
Invasive plants are referred to by many names: nonnative, exotic, nonindigenous, alien, or even noxious weeds. They come in all forms, including trees,...>Read More
Written by Eli Sagor, University of MinnesotaThe term "family forests" refers to forested or wooded property owned by individuals or families. This same...>Read More
Climate change poses a significant threat to biological diversity in forests. Learn the major changes that are expected.>Read More
Early detection of new local forest health threats will be important. A changing climate will make trees and woodlands more stressed, and that stress will...>Read More
Weather and climate are often confused. In this article, we explore how climate and weather are different from and related to each other.>Read More
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Michael Crimmins, Ph.D., is on the faculty of the Department of Soil, Water, and Environmental Science at the University of Arizona and is a Climate Science...
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