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Central Hardwoods Forest Vulnerabilities, Climate Change Impacts Described In U.S. Forest Service Report
2014-03-04 13:10:13

Higher temperatures, more heavy precipitation, and drought. It's all expected in the Central Hardwoods Region of southern Indiana, southern Illinois, and the Missouri Ozarks, according to a new report by the U.S. Forest Service, and partners that assesses the vulnerability of the region's forest ecosystems and its ability to adapt to a changing climate.

2014-02-25 08:27:32

PSAs Encourage Children to Get Outside and Discover the Forest WASHINGTON, Feb.

2013-11-26 14:07:57

As trees grow larger in even-aged stands, competition develops among them.

2013-11-15 23:01:26

Based on a new study, the native guava tree in Brazil is not the source of the pathogen that causes eucalypt rust disease.


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Fremont-Winema National Forest
2013-11-27 15:32:16

Fremont-Winema National Forest is a United States National Forest that was created from the 2002 merger of the Fremont and Winema National Forests. They cover territory in southern Oregon from the crest of the Cascades on the west, past the city of Lakeview towards the east. The northern end of the forest is bounded by U.S. Route 97 on the west, and Oregon Route 31 towards the east. Towards the south, the state border with California creates the boundary of the forests. Klamath Falls is the...

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obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
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