Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University scientists and students are mapping trees, seed dispersal, and litter fall in a 60-acre forest in the foothills of the Ozarks. The forest, has just become part of a Smithsonian Institution network of forest-ecology plots, called Forest Global Earth Observatories or ForestGEOs, that scientists hope to use to better understand the effects of climate change on the biosphere.

source.wustl.edu/2013/12/tyson-designated-an-earth-observatory/

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