Skip to Main Content
Our forests in the [water] balanceAuthor(s): Megan Matonis; Charles Luce; Zack Holden; Penny Morgan; Emily Heyerdahl
Source: Science You Can Use Bulletin, Issue 5. Fort Collins, CO: Rocky Mountain Research Station. 9 p.
Publication Series: Science Bulletins and Newsletters
Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
PDF: Download Publication (1.0 MB)
DescriptionClimate change is not only causing temperatures to rise, it is also altering the amount and type of precipitation that falls across the western United States. Research shows a trend of increasingly dry "dry years," meaning droughts are becoming more severe and streams are flowing lower during these periods.
- You may send email to firstname.lastname@example.org to request a hard copy of this publication.
- (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationMatonis, Megan; Luce, Charles; Holden, Zack; Morgan, Penny; Heyerdahl, Emily. 2013. Our forests in the [water] balance. Science You Can Use Bulletin, Issue 5. Fort Collins, CO: Rocky Mountain Research Station. 9 p.
Keywordsclimate change, water supplies, droughts, ecosystems
- Influence of drying method on the material properties of nanocellulose I: thermostability and crystallinity
- Microwave drying of wood strands
- Drying hardwood lumber
XML: View XML