Old growth Forest


Lookout Creek and old-growth forest at the HJ Andrews Experimental Forest LTER. By studying old-growth forests for decades, Andrews scientists discovered that these systems with their large, old trees and specialized plants and animals that rely on them are vital and unique components of a healthy landscape.

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