News & Events

January 15, 2021
The National Science Foundation awarded the Andrews Forest LTER program with supplemental funds to support recovery from the wildfires of September 2020. The funds will be used to reestablish and remeasure vegetation plots that were burned in the fire, re-instrument and recalibrate under-canopy temperature sensors and soil moisture sensors in the...
January 08, 2021
For our Winter 2021 meetings (Jan, Feb, March) we are discussing fire. The 2020 fire season will leave its mark on ecosystems of the western Cascade Mountains, inside and outside the boundaries of the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest and LTER site. Our history of fire-related research and long-term inquiry contribute to our existing knowledge...
December 16, 2020
The National Science Foundation awarded the Andrews Forest program $7.1 million for six additional years of long-term ecological research (LTER). The Andrews Forest LTER program has been supported by the NSF LTER program since 1980. Long-term data allow scientists to explore variability of climate and forest dynamics, as well as the...