Northern Research Station


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October Feature - Exchange Expertise Globally

Sharing knowledge and expertise across borders is vital for advancing science and finding solutions to complex natural resource problems. Northern Research Station scientists are working with colleagues internationally to stem the tide of an aggressive forest pest, mitigate the effects of invasive species, and better monitor forest conditions in developing countries. In October, we introduce a scientist with a well-worn passport and offer stories on research, a research product and a partnership that illustrate the value of exchanging scientific expertise globally.

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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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Last modified: Monday, October 15, 2018