Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center (FRESC)

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Image: Brewer's Sparrow Chicks
June 19, 2013

Brewer's Sparrow Chicks

Brewer's sparrow (Spizella breweri) chicks in nest, Steens Mountain, SE Oregon.

three scientists connect PVC pipes in a common garden
June 6, 2013

Building precipitation manipulation plots in a common garden

The scientists are running PVC pipes that will irrigate plants in a common garden. A common garden is where plants are grown in a common environment to experimentally test different environmental effects. The irrigation system allows the scientists to simulate different precipitation patterns, testing the plants' responses to potential future climate scenarios.

Sagebrush seedlings
March 16, 2013

Sagebrush seedlings in pots

Sagebrush seedlings grown at Birds of Prey National Conservation Area before outplanting to sites at BOP NCA in Nov 2012 in sites previously burned in wildfire summer 2012

Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum)
January 12, 2013

Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum)

Cheatgrass (Bromus tectorum)

Forested watershed; from aerial survey for insect damage
January 4, 2013

Forested Watershed from Aerial Survey

Forested watershed; from aerial survey for insect damage

hand holding red-cockaded woodpecker
January 2, 2013

Red-cockaded woodpecker

The red-cockaded woodpecker is a federally listed species that declined in the southeastern United States from approximately 1.6 million cooperative breeding groups to less than 3,500 groups due to loss and degradation of habitat and fire suppression.

Close-up of sagebrush seedling
September 17, 2012

Close-up of sagebrush seedling

Sagebrush seedlings grown at Birds of Prey National Conservation Area before outplanting to sites at BOP NCA in Nov 2012 in sites previously burned in wildfire summer 2012

Close-up of sagebrush seedling
September 6, 2012

Close-up of sagebrush seedling

Sagebrush seedlings grown at Birds of Prey National Conservation Area before outplanting to sites at BOP NCA in Nov 2012 in sites previously burned in wildfire summer 2012

Mt. Rainier with boat in foreground
July 31, 2012

Mt. Rainier with research boat in foreground on lake, Mt. Rainier NP

Mt. Rainier with research boat in foreground on lake, Mt. Rainier NP

Lake and forest landscape in Mt. Rainier National Park
July 30, 2012

Unknown lake in Mt. Rainier National Park

Unknown lake in Mt. Rainier National Park