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  • 3/22/2017
    Vermont and the Northeast Hardest Hit by Imported Forest Pests (Score: 0.40)

    Vermont and other northeastern states are hardest hit by imported forest pests, and national damage costs billions a year.

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • forests
    • non-native species
    • pests
    • economics

    Themes:

    • forest ecosystems
    • invasive species

  • 5/27/2015
    Monitoring Vermont's Forests for Disease and Pests (Score: 0.40)

    An annual report of the state of Vermont's forests is released

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • disease
    • forests
    • non-native species
    • pests

    Themes:

    • forest ecosystems
    • invasive species

  • 4/18/2017
    New Study Reveals Decline in Vermont Forest Birds (Score: 0.33)

    A 25-year study of Vermont’s forest birds has documented a 14.2 percent overall population decline, raising concerns about birds and…

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • climate change
    • conservation
    • monitoring
    • forests
    • habitat
    • birds
    • fragmentation

    Themes:

    • biodiversity

  • 4/01/2017
    2016 Vermont Forest Health Highlights (Score: 0.33)

    An annual assessment of Vermont’s forests provides a snapshot of forest health indicators from tree species abundance to major forest…

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • disease
    • monitoring
    • forests
    • non-native species
    • pests

    Themes:

    • forest ecosystems
    • invasive species

  • 9/22/2016
    Earthworms in Forest Soils: The Bad and the Not So Bad (Score: 0.33)

    Earthworms in forests make soils inhospitable for many tree seedlings and understory plants, but they may help to store carbon…

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • agriculture
    • land use
    • carbon
    • soil
    • forests
    • non-native species

    Themes:

    • forest ecosystems
    • invasive species

  • 4/26/2016
    Twenty Years of Aerial Forest Monitoring (Score: 0.33)

    Aerial surveys of forests provide data to identify cause, extent, severity, and type of forest damages.

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • climate change
    • imagery
    • disease
    • disturbance
    • monitoring
    • forests
    • pests
    • maps

    Themes:

    • forest ecosystems
    • invasive species

  • 7/26/2016
    New Study on Survival of Key Fish Species in Lake Champlain (Score: 0.26)

    Researchers look at the interactions between rainbow smelt and alewives in the first growing season to understand survival rates.

    Tags:

    • invasive species
    • fisheries
    • wildlife
    • non-native species
    • lake champlain
    • fish
    • alewife
    • rainbow smelt

    Themes:

    • invasive species
    • biodiversity