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Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 26, 2016

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Climate effects on Longleaf Pine seed production

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: June 30, 2016

Those in the longleaf pine range may be aware that the existing area of longleaf is but a scant remnant of its original distribution. Organizations and...

Will Black Oaks Survive Climate Change in the Midwest?

Black oaks may face many threats from climate change in the coming years. Photo: Willow, Wikimedia Commons (CC BY 2.5) The survival of some species of oaks,...

Urban Forests and Climate Change

Urban forests can be useful both in mitigating climate change and in helping cities adapt to higher temperatures and other impacts of climate change. Urban...

Oregon Forests and Climate Change

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: January 13, 2016

Oregon State University Forestry & Natural Resources Extension started a blog in 2015 on Oregon Forests and Climate Change. The goal of the blog is to assist...

Protect Your Forest Asset

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: January 11, 2016

Adapted from peer reviewed publication SREF-FM-0018 May, 2013. L. Jennings, L. Boby, W. Hubbard and M. Megalos. Protecting Your Forest Asset....

Drought Risk and Tree Planting

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: January 11, 2016

Plantation Forests and Climate Change

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: October 20, 2015

Written by Amy Grotta, University of Oregon Plantation forests are a type of managed forest in which the trees are planted (as opposed to naturally...

Wildfire and Climate

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 16, 2015

     Wildfire requires three things to burn: an ignition source, fuel, and oxygen. If one of the three requirements is removed, the fire activity will be...

Northeast U.S. Climate Assessment

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 01, 2015

 Big storms and floods, heat waves that hit hard and last longer are expected to continue and intensify into the future as the climate continues to warm, as...

Overview of the Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems of Northwest United States

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 01, 2015

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...

Overview of the Effects of Climatic Variability on Forest Ecosystems in the Great Plains Region of the United States

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 01, 2015

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...

Overview of the Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems of the Southwest United States

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 01, 2015

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...

Overview of Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems in Alaska

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 01, 2015

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...

Overview of the Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems in the Midwest United States

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 01, 2015

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...

Overview of the Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems in the Northeast United States

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: September 01, 2015

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...

National Climate Assessment Summarizes Climate Changes by Region

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 26, 2015

Adapted by Melanie Lenart, University of Arizona. Reviewed by Susan E. Moore and Mark A. Megalos, North Carolina State University. Full report of the...

Great Plains U.S. Climate Assessment

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 25, 2015

Adapted by Melanie Lenart, University of Arizona, reviewed by Susan E. Moore and Mark A. Megalos, North Carolina State University, from: Shafer, M., D....

Alaska Climate Assessment

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 25, 2015

Adapted by Melanie Lenart, University of Arizona, Reviewed by Susan E. Moore and Mark A. Megalos, North Carolina State University, from: Chapin, F. S., III,...

Northwest U.S. Climate Assessment

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 25, 2015

Adapted by Melanie Lenart, University of Arizona, Reviewed by Susan E. Moore and Mark A. Megalos, North Carolina State University, From: Mote, P., A. K....

Southwest U.S. Climate Assessment

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 25, 2015

Adapted by Melanie Lenart, University of Arizona, reviewed by Susan E. Moore and Mark A. Megalos, from: Garfin, G., G. Franco, H. Blanco, A. Comrie, P....

Midwest U.S. Climate Assessment

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 25, 2015

Adapted by Melanie Lenart, University of Arizona, Reviewed by Susan E. Moore and Mark A. Megalos, North Carolina State University, foom: Pryor, S. C., D....

Southeast U.S. and Caribbean Climate Assessment

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 25, 2015

Adapted by Melanie Lenart, University of Arizona, and reviewed by Susan E. Moore and Mark A. Megalos, North Carolina State University, from: Carter, L. M.,...

Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems in the Southeast United States

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 12, 2015

Adapted from Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems: A Comprehensive Science Synthesis for the U.S. Forest Sector Original article...

Overview of the Effects of Climatic Variability and Change on Forest Ecosystems in the Southeast United States

Climate, Forests and Woodlands Updated: August 12, 2015

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...

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