Early career scientists tackle frontiers of ecological network research
Ecological networks have evolved beyond rudimentary cartoons to reflect the diverse backgrounds of the scientists engaged in network research.
Cycles of Mountain Building Formed 2018 Winter Olympics Terrain
The Korean Peninsula’s rich geologic history can be traced on the slopes of the alpine ski course.
Upper Estuaries Found to Be Significant Blue Carbon Sink
Inland from the seagrass and salt marsh ecosystems that border the ocean, upper estuaries store more carbon than previously realized and could play an important role in mitigating climate change.
Effects of Acid Rain, Climate Change on Freshwater Lakes
New England lakes weathered years of acid rain. A new study tracks how they are faring after 30 years of regulation and how climate change factors into the equation.
How Mesquite Trees Gain a Competitive Edge in Arid Arizona
A new study shows that mesquites employ hydraulic redistribution to move water between soil layers in the savannas of Santa Rita.
Greenhouse Gas Inventories Underestimate Methane Emissions
A new study in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area reveals prior estimates may significantly underrepresent methane emissions.
Using Spatiotemporal Correlative Niche Models For Evaluating The Effects Of Climate Change On Mountain Pine Beetle
Over the last decade, western North America has experienced the largest mountain pine beetle outbreak in recorded history, and Rocky Mountain forests have been severely impacted.