From California’s redwoods to New Hampshire’s sugar maple forests, climate change will impact forest habitats across North America. In this piece for American Forests Magazine, I explore the changes that may be coming for some of our most iconic forests and trees.
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Climate change — with its associated myriad impacts — is rewriting the American landscape. . .
Some changes may be subtle and hard to notice, such as the gradual decline of coastal redwood forests over the coming centuries. Other changes will be hard to miss, such as the absence of blazing sugar maple trees in much of New England’s autumn landscape.. . . .