22 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge MA 02138, Seminar Room 125
Joshua M. Halman, Postdoctoral Associate University of Vermont
Topic: Shifting Dynamics of Tree Growth and Biomass Accumulator
Abstract: Northeastern forests have long been exposed to environmental stressors that negatively impact tree growth and forest health. Decades of acid deposition have depleted soils of base cations and initiated various stages of decline for multiple tree species. However, as pollution has decreased and climates warmed, shifts in forest composition and competition have...