Monthly Archives: March 2013

Factors that make temperate forests susceptible to invasion

Higher light availability, later spring leaf-out, and higher soil nitrate levels in intact forests all correlate with a greater abundance of invasive plants. ┬áThe authors of this study looked at interior forest understories where different canopy species resulted in different … Continue reading

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