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We are over 2000 researchers at 28 sites who apply long-term observation, experiments, and modeling to understand how ecological systems function over decades. Read All…

Research

LTER research integrates many disciplines to understand ecological processes as they play out at individual sites, while synthetic studies reveal broader principles that operate at a global scale. Read All…

Education

Long-term relationships with schools, community groups, resource managers, and landowners provide a foundation for innovative education and outreach programs. Undergraduate and graduate students benefit from working with a diverse and close-knit community of researchers. Read All…

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Top story: @NSF: '@NOAASatellites @NOAA Happy #DATAPALOOZA! #NSFfunded @NEON_sci gathers long-term data on the biosphere's response to changes in land use & climate, as well as its interactions w/ the geosphere, hydrosp… , see more https://t.co/Kel1ry9UpL

To measure #iron at sea, Ana Aguilar-Islas brings metal-free equipment onboard so her samples don't get contaminated. Learn about her research in our third #NGALTER feature series story. #sikuliaq #naturallyinspiring @sikuliaq @USLTER
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Celebrating all the science data out there today for #DATAPALOOZA! If you're a scientist looking for a way to share your data w/ broad audiences, you should make a #DataNugget! We have a simple template to make it easy & will work with you along the way https://t.co/0jT9vozF56

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