Unknown unknowns: the emergence of unexpected interactions between climate change and forest health

A story of drought in western North Carolina and its impact on red spruce trees. Explores interactions between climate change, elevated nitrogen deposition and insects.

Presenter

Steve McNulty

Contributors

Videography - Ben Nieves
Technical production - Jeffrey Guntle

Video Length

13:18

Publication Date

01/14/2012

You should gain an understanding of:

Interactions between various forest stressors, for example drought, insects, and critical loads of acidity in forest soils.

The Mt. Mitchell drought in western North Carolina and its impact on red spruce trees.