Ecology & Climate Change Links

Ecology:

Forest Encyclopedia (Southern Appalachia)
http://www.forestencyclopedia.net/p/p1

Ecoregion Map (National Geographic Society)
http://geo.data.gov/viewer/webmap/viewer.html?webmap=c694f5e9b94246c98506df9b1592dba3

Soil Survey of Madison County, NC
http://soildatamart.nrcs.usda.gov/manuscripts/NC115/0/Madison_NC.pdf

Western NC Forest Sustainability Report
http://www.srs.fs.usda.gov/pubs/gtr/gtr_srs142.pdf 

Geology:

Geology of Southern Appalachia
http://main.nc.us/sams/blueridge.html 

Climate Change:

USDA-FS (Climate Change Resource Center)
http://www.fs.fed.us/ccrc/

Southern Highland Reserve (Review & EPA Adaptation Page)
http://www.southernhighlandsreserve.org/sites/default/files/climate%20change%20overview.pdf
http://www.southernhighlandsreserve.org/sites/default/files/CC%20adaptation%2C%20EPA.pdf 

Blue Ridge Country Magazine
http://www.forestthreats.org/news-events/in-the-news/Blue-Ridge-Country-article.pdf

US Global Change Research Program (Southeast)
http://www.globalchange.gov/publications/reports/scientific-assessments/us-impacts/regional-climate-change-impacts/southeast 

AppVoices (Special Report)
http://appvoices.org/2011/04/01/appalachia-and-our-changing-planet/ 

IPCC Report (North America Impact)
http://www.ipcc.ch/publications_and_data/ar4/wg2/en/ch14.html

NOAA Climate Program
http://www.climate.noaa.gov/ 

EPA Site
http://www.epa.gov/climatechange/

Impacts on Distribution of N. American Trees
http://www.aibs.org/bioscience-press-releases/resources/12-07.pdf 

Impacts on Distribution of N. American Birds
http://www.nrs.fs.fed.us/pubs/jrnl/2011/nrs_2011_matthews_002.pdf 

Climate Change N. American Tree Atlas (Future Projections Modeling)
http://www.nrs.fs.fed.us/atlas/tree/tree_atlas.html 

Climate Change N. American Bird Atlas (Future Projections Modeling)
http://www.nrs.fs.fed.us/atlas/bird/index.html 

Mountaintop Removal in Appalachia:

Mountain Justice
http://mountainjustice.org/index.php

I Love Mountains
http://ilovemountains.org/ 

EPA
http://www.epa.gov/region3/mtntop/

Aurora Lights
http://auroralights.org/map_project/

Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition
http://www.ohvec.org/

Coal River Mountain Watch
http://www.crmw.net/

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