Climate change

Brown Bag: Maple Trees and Changing Weather: Is Climate Change Affecting the Maple Industry?

Weather changes are affecting many agricultural industries.  Are forest ecosystems affected by changes in temperature and precipitation trends?  Is the maple syrup industry going to change as a result of changing weather?  Kathryn Hopkins of the Maine Cooperative Extension Service explores the suspected long-term effects of climate change and the strategies that producers may employ

Sierra Magazine Reports on Schoodic Institute Forest Research

  “We are working with forests at Schoodic Institute to understand how climate change will affect trees, and what measures we can take to foster healthy forests in the future,” said Schoodic Institute’s Director of Science, Dr. Nick Fisichelli in response to a recent story by Madeline Ostrander of Sierra Magazine. The article published this