Rooted in Research

March 2021 Rooted in Research Webinar

Restoring an open forest ecosystem in the context of public expectations: Social science research supporting the Lakewood Southeast Project

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 12:30 – 1:30 PM EST

Kristin Floress, Research Social Scientist

Paul H. Gobster, Research Landscape Architect

The Lakewood Southeast Project is a landscape-scale effort to restore pine barrens communities on a 15,000-ha area of the Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest. When concerns were raised by nearby landowners about restoration activities, land managers engaged NRS social scientists to help understand and address the issues.

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