Pine Integrated Network: Education, Mitigation, and Adaptation project (PINEMAP) A Coordinated Agricultural Project funded by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture.
Leaf level gas exchange being measured on clonal loblolly pine at the cross carbon site installed by the U.S. Forest Service and Meadwestvaco. Photo Courtesy of John Seiler.
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.
Loblolly pine foliage and cone. Photo courtesy of John Seiler.
High school students participating in the University of Florida's Science Quest summer camp measure trees and calculate the amount of carbon stored in trees as part of the Project Learning Tree/PINEMAP Secondary Module activity "Counting the Carbon." Photo courtesy of Martha Monroe.
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.
Throughfall exclusion structures under construction at PINEMAP Tier III site in Buckingham County, Virginia. Photo courtesy of Andy Laviner.
Weather station at the Tier III throughfall exclusion x fertilization site in Taylor County, Florida. Photo courtesy of Jessica Ireland.
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