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Figure 3. Our team of strong ecologists carrying up the transplants on a stretcher!

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Figure 2. Increasing summer temperature trends at Niwot Ridge. Shown are lines from linear regression (red) and a loess function (blue).

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Figure 1. View of the Niwot Ridge LTER Site in the Rocky Mountains, Colorado, USA.

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The Chronolog station at the Niwot Ridge LTER captures changes to the alpine tundra. Community members still manage to contribute photos to this remote site.

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Brigham prepares a PCR reaction to amplify the DNA extracted from the soil microbial samples.

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Researchers at the Niwot LTER collect data at their study plots.

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Community scientists converge at Loveland Pass on a cold June morning to learn pika surveying techniques. Credit: Angela Theodosopoulos, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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A pika looks out over the talus.

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Niwot teacher and student identifying flowers.