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Summer Seminars

The 2015 Summer Seminar Series is coming up. See the speakers and directions on the poster here.

Research Reports

New research bulletin highlights forthcoming results of ecosystem studies in our forests: visit our Research Reports page

Yale F&ES Blog
Check out blog these blog posts from recent events at the forest.

http://environment.yale.edu/blog/2015/04/learning-the-game-of-logging-at-yale-myers-forest/

http://environment.yale.edu/news/article/keeping-track-of-wildlife-in-the-yale-woods/

Quiet Corner Initiative

Our Quiet Corner Initative page has resources for conservation professionals, area landowners, and students alike. Explore the site to learn about all the exciting progress QCI is making toward collaborative regional woodland management!

The Quiet Corner Initiative in the News
Check out an article on our own QCI in the hartford courant here

And check out the Environment Yale Magazine article here

 
Yale-Toumey forest blog

The wildflowers and management of Yale-Toumey forest is featured in a lovely blog post by New Hampshire Garden Solutions. Check out the article here.

Common Plants of the Quiet Corner

New guide to common plants in the region

Recent Publications

Bradford, Mark A., et al. "Climate fails to predict wood decomposition at regional scales." Nature Climate Change (2014). http://www.nature.com/nclimate/journal/v4/n7/full/nclimate2251.html

Denise Burchsted, Melinda Daniels, Ellen E. Wohl, Introduction to the special issue on discontinuity of fluvial systems, Geomorphology, Volume 205, 15 January 2014, Pages 1-4, ISSN 0169-555X, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2013.04.004.

Denise Burchsted, Melinda D. Daniels, Classification of the alterations of beaver dams to headwater streams in northeastern Connecticut, U.S.A., Geomorphology, Volume 205, 15 January 2014, Pages 36-50, ISSN 0169-555X, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.12.029

Richardson, J.L., M.C. Urban, D. Bolnick, and D.K. Skelly. 2014. Microgeographic adaptation and the spatial scale of evolution. Trends in Ecology and Evolution 29:165-176. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2014.01.002

Skelly, D. K., L. K. Freidenburg, and S. R. Bolden. 2014. Experimental canopy removal enhances diversity of vernal pond amphibians.  Ecological Applications 24:340-345. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/13-1042.1

Miller, J. R. B., Ament, J. M., Schmitz, O. J. (2014), Fear on the move: predator hunting mode predicts variation in prey mortality and plasticity in prey spatial response. Journal of Animal Ecology, 83: 214–222. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12111

Herstoff, Emily, and Mark C. Urban. "Will preā€adaptation buffer the impacts of climate change on novel species interactions?" Ecography 37.2 (2014): 111-119. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0587.2013.00116.x

Diuk-Wasser, Maria A., et al. "Monitoring Human Babesiosis Emergence through Vector Surveillance New England, USA." Emerging infectious diseases20.2 (2014): 225. DOI: 10.3201/eid2002.130644

King JR, Warren RJ, Bradford MA (2013), Social Insects Dominate Eastern US Temperate Hardwood Forest Macroinvertebrate Communities in Warmer Regions. PLoS ONE 8(10): e75843. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0075843

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