Pine Integrated Network: Education, Mitigation, and Adaptation project (PINEMAP) A Coordinated Agricultural Project funded by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
Graduate student mentor Elizabeth Wilson (left) and undergraduate fellow Madison Wigley (right) record pine needle fascicle lengths in a greenhouse experiment at Texas A&M University. Photo courtesy of Ayumi Hyodo.
Sap flow monitors and throughfall exclusion structures at the Tier III site in Taylor County, Florida. Photo courtesy of Jessica Ireland
Jill Qi and Aaron Joslin collect soil samples at the PINEMAP Tier III site in Taliaferro County, GA. Photo by Madison Akers.
The green shaded area in this map depicts the native range of loblolly pine; blue tags show collaborating institutions and yellow circles show locations of manipulative field experiments to examine the interaction of soil nutrient and water availability. Remote sensing image courtesy Google Earth; range map courtesy USDA Forest Service.
This photo shows the drainage design on the rainfall exclusion structures at the Tier III throughfall exclusion x fertilization site in Taylor County, Florida. Photo courtesy of Geoffrey Lokuta.
Loblolly pine foliage and cone. Photo courtesy of John Seiler.
Tier III throughfall exclusion and fertilization site under construction in Taliaferro County, Georgia. Photo courtesy of Leslie Boby.
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