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Impacts of eastern hemlock mortality on ecosystem function

Poster Number:  61 Presenter/Primary Author:  Katherine Elliott Eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) mortality mediated by hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA, Adelges tsugae) infestation is affecting terrestrial and aquatic ecosystem processes.

Long-term soil water dynamics across a desert basin: Broad-scale climatic drivers and local heterogeneity

Poster Number:  49 Presenter/Primary Author:  Michael Duniway In arid and semiarid ecosystems, plant community composition and production is primarily limited by soil water availability.  Soil profile development and soil-vegetation feedbacks can influen

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