After a wildland fire burns away vegetation, rivers may rise. This could provide some relief for water supplies in drought-stricken areas, but there are trade-offs, according to a new study led by Center scientists.
Photo by Erich Vallery, USDA Forest Service, Bugwood.org.
Drawing upon the most current science, a new report report shows how tree-based management strategies can improve agricultural production and resiliency, especially under changing environmental conditions.
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