Northern Research Station


US Forest Service Northern Research Station

November Feature - Foster Resilient Ecosystems

In today’s forests, land managers are confronting many challenges. Invasive species, a changing climate, removal of fire from the landscape and the stresses of urban conditions all take a toll on forest health. This month we feature a scientist, research, a product and partnership devoted to helping foster resilient ecosystems

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Science of the Seasons

Hikers on Oberg Mountain Trail, Superior National Forest.

Kelly van Frankenhuyzen talks with U.S. Forest Service experts, Kevin Smith, Paul Schaberg, and Colleen Mainville about fall colors in the Northeast and the science behind the seasonal change.

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Science of Fall Colors


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