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Research Projects

Major Research Studies 1996-2002

 Go to:"AMERIFLUX" NETWORK
CO2 exchange between terrestrial systems and the atmosphere.
 Go to:BALTIMORE LTER
Long-term ecological research.
 Go to:CATALOG OF LONG-TERM RESEARCH CONDUCTED BY THE NORTHEASTERN RESEARCH STATION
Research over 5 years in length for which data have been collected (prior to 1996).
Go to:CHESAPEAKE BAY WATERSHED
Integrated model of climate change, N deposition, hydrology, and nutrient export from forested watersheds.
 Go to:CLIMATE CHANGE AND DISTURBANCE
Predicting landscape-scale disturbances and effects on ecosystems.
 Go to:DELAWARE RIVER BASIN COLLABORATIVE ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING & RESEARCH INITIATIVE (CEMRI)
A joint study by many Federal agencies.
 Go to:EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS
Effects on physiology of northern forest ecosystems.
 Go to:"FACE" EXPERIMENT
CO2 and O3 impacts on northern hardwood ecosystems.
 Go to:FIRE

Regional Climate and Fire Danger Modeling for the Pine Barrens of New Jersey

No Link:HUMAN DIMENSIONS
Socioeconomic impacts of global change on forest ecosystems.

 Go to:INSECT POPULATION DYNAMICS
Insect population distribution and climate change.
 Go to:LANDSCAPE ECOLOGY & ECOSYSTEM SCIENCE LAB
Contains Carbon Flux, LULC, Fire & Management Datasets
 Go to:LARGE SCALE VALIDATION OF CARBON STOCK & FLUX ESTIMATES FROM REMOTE SENSING
NASA funded research.
 Go to:NATIONAL ASSESSMENT
Effects of global change on U.S. forests.
No Link:NUTRIENT DEPLETION
Effects of cation loss on forest health of red spruce and sugar maple.

No Link:REGIONAL INTEGRATED MODEL
Effects of global change on Northern U.S. Forests
No Link:REMOTE SENSING
Canopy nitrogen and other elements.
 Go to:SUKACHEV INSTITUTE
Monitoring Change of Siberian Forests.
 Go to:TREE SPECIES MIGRATION
Effects of global change on species distribution, regeneration and migration.
 Go to:U.S. FOREST CARBON BUDGET
Inventory and projection of long-term trends and forest management opportunities.
 Go to:USDA FS Southern Global Change Program
A mirror program that covers the Southern United States.

Major Research Studies, prior to 1996

 Go to:PROCEEDINGS 1995
Contains articles presented at the 1995 NGCRP meeting on the following topics: monitoring and predicting regional environmental change, responses of northern tree species to regional stress, responses of ecosystem processes to regional stress, forest and landscape responses to regional stress and management activities, human-forest interactions and regional change, an integrated national model of the effects of global change on U.S. Forests, and boreal forest and global change.