drought

Know the risks of investing in forests

Use of forests to offset carbon emissions requires an understanding of the risks


Changing forests

In a warming climate, tree communities, particularly in more arid regions, are becoming more drought tolerant primarily through the death of less hardy trees.


A warning for the future?

Research shows disruptions rippled out from climate change in South America.


‘Take risks, make mistakes’

A U forest ecologist wins the prestigious Packard Fellowship, which allows freedom to pursue creative research directions.


MELDING PERSPECTIVES, FINDING SOLUTIONS

Society, Water and Climate Research Group melds scientific perspectives toward finding sustainable water solutions in a changing world.


ROCKY MOUNTAIN HAZE

Study finds a link between drought and air quality in the western wilderness.


DINO-MITE MYSTERY SOLVED

A remarkably detailed picture of the climate and ecology during the Triassic Period explains why dinosaurs failed to establish dominance near the equator for 30 million years.