We aim to understand the present-day dynamics of this change in the context of long-term natural coevolution of the landscape, soil, and biota.

Acquiring real-time data from our research sites will enable us to assess the short- and long-term resilience of the crucial ecological, hydrological, and climatic “services” provided by the Critical Zone, the “skin” of the earth that extends from the treetops to the bedrock.

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