Middle school students collect data for their class’s phenology research study, “Buds, Leaves, and Global Warming” in the Harvard Forest Schoolyard Ecology Program.

David Basler Releases Drone

Postdoctoral fellow David Basler releases his drone from the top of Harvard Forest’s walk-up tower.

Soil Warming Plots

The soil warming plots at Harvard Forest viewed from atop an adjacent research tower. Audrey Barker Plotkin- Harvard Forest Archives

Hemlock Forest Near Tower

The hemlock forest, as seen from the Woods Road to the tower. David R. Foster- Harvard Forest Archives

Research Towers at Harvard Forest

Photo shows the NEON and EMS towers as viewed from the Harvard Forest walk-up tower. David R. Foster- Harvard Forest Archives

Harvard Forest REUs

REU students Saloni Shah and Emilio Arias look at a tree map to find the correct trees to measure with mentor Audrey Barker Plotkin for the project: “Shifting dominance of red maple and red oak”. Harvard Forest Archives: Sarah Plisinski CC BY-ND