News Update

The Forest ThreatNet is the Eastern Threat Center's news update with the latest information concerning ongoing research, projects, and partnerships.

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Climate Drivers of Carbon Gain and Water Loss in a Southern Appalachian Forest

Soil respiration is part of a giant puzzle – the carbon cycle. Respiration has a flipside: carbon uptake. Trees pull carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and use it for growth.

The Forest’s Bounty

A new report estimates volumes and values of non-timber forest products in the southern United States.

Megafires, Wildland Fires, and Prescribed Burns

A recent study examined how wildland fires, including megafires, and prescribed burns affect river flow. The study is the first nationwide look at fire impacts on surface freshwater resources.

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