Who We Are

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…


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…


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…


The new Beaufort Sea Lagoons #LTER is hiring 2 Research Associates to manage field/lab/outreach programs! https://t.co/ko20xCpBtm
#arctic #ocean #ecology

We're live-streaming our March 20 Ecology Symposium all day: carbon, drought, big data, critters & conservation. Explore the program & join us! https://t.co/EyKmfi8o1o #HFsymp18 @USLTER


Three cheers for Dr. Berry Lyons who is the 2018 @OhioState Distinguished Scholar! Berry is a @geosociety & @theAGU fellow. He has led the @MCM_LTER & @ByrdPolar. His scientific achievements, leadership, & mentoring inspire so many of us! https://t.co/xqhsBreVfD

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