VT News | December 1, 2020
Header image: Abby Road, a terrestrial NEON field site located approximately 18 miles northeast of Vancouver, Washington, and situated in the western foothills of the Cascade Range in the Yacolt Burn State Forest. The site is unique in that it is a dynamically managed forest landscape. Photo courtesy of National Ecological Observatory Network.
Looking to predict beetle abundance and springtime greenness, among other things, the NEON Ecological Forecasting Challenge is looking to mobilize researchers and forecast answers to a complex set of ecological questions.