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New Atlas Available

A new, updated version of the Climate Change Tree Atlas is available for slippery elm (Ulmus rubra)

Species Information

Family: Ulmaceae
Guild: pioneer, spring-dispersed, moist-site tolerant
Functional Lifeform: medium-size deciduous tree

Life History and Disturbance Response
External Species Links

Silvics Manual: Click here for slippery elm

Plant Photos: Photos of the tree in USDA Plants Database

Google Earth: View current and modelled slippery elm

Research Products (IMPORTANT: Read this first)
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