You might think forest canopies are “Just the tops of the trees…” but they are actually: weather buffers, major habitats, safe-havens, and really cool places to explore.
Sometimes scientists aren’t trying to see insects, but insects are such a force that they demand to be seen! Learn some interesting facts and stories about how and why scientists capture and study insects, and how meteorologists might be watching insects by accident.
Managing our forests is complex work! Ever wonder how the U.S. Forest Service does it? Check out the cool science behind some of the USFS’ Forest Health Protection efforts.