Volume 8, Issue 3 - July/August 2015
Publications, Products, and Events
- Five students have received Native American Natural Resource Scholarships and opportunities to connect with Forest Service scientists as part of an ongoing partnership between the Intertribal Timber Council and Southern Research Station.
- Research ecologist Bill Hargrove is an entomologist by training, and he now conducts research at the landscape scale. His life and work are highlighted in a Faces of the Forest Service feature and CompassLive article.
- The Eastern Threat Center has a revised research work unit description which features three problem areas to be addressed with collaborative research efforts.
- Visit the First Friday All Climate Change Talks (FFACCTs) webpage for archived resources and upcoming FFACCTs topics.
- Thousands of volunteers and visitors will celebrate National Public Lands Day on Saturday, September 26 (right). Visit www.publiclandsday.org to find an event and get involved.
New Publications and Products (search Treesearch for all pubs and abstracts):
- Jewitt, D., B.F.N. Erasmus, P.S. Goodman, T.G. O’Connor, W.W. Hargrove, D.M. Maddalena, and E.T.F. Witkowski. 2015. Climate-induced change of environmentally defined floristic domains: A conservation based vulnerability framework. Applied Geography 63:33-42.
- Nelson, M., G. Robertson, and K. Riitters. 2015. Conserving forest biological diversity: How the Montreal Process helps achieve sustainability. The Wildlife Professional 9(2):44-48.
- Sun, S., G. Sun, P. Caldwell, S.G. McNulty, E. Cohen, J. Xiao, and Y. Zhang. 2015. Drought impacts on ecosystem functions of the U.S. National Forests and Grasslands: Part II assessment results and management implications. Forest Ecology and Management 353:269-279.