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The Forest ThreatNet is the Eastern Threat Center's news update with the latest information concerning ongoing research, projects, and partnerships.

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Surprising Resurgence of Red Spruce Likely Result of Cleaner Air and Warmer Winters

Red spruce, for decades the forest equivalent of the canary in the coal mine signaling the detrimental effects of acid rain on northeastern forests, is making a comeback.

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A Warmer Midwest Could Lead to a Common Bird Being Less Common Over the Next Century

In addition to changes in forest habitat that would affect flycatchers, warmer temperatures are likely to increase nest predation, especially by snakes.

 
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