Kalaina Thorne (BMC ’18) wraps up summer field research at Harvard Forest

Kalaina Thorne (BMC ’18) joined Dr. Sydne Record and postdoc Dr. John Grady at Harvard Forest this summer to do field research as part of the Harvad Forest Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program. Check out Kalaina’s blog post here:¬†http://harvardforest.fas.harvard.edu/blog/what%E2%80%99s-out-there-small-yet-large-study-harvard-forest . Kalaina was a total rock star and tagged over 1300 seedlings as part of a new project within the Harvard Forest ForestGeo plot that is within the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) footprint at Harvard Forest and is also part of a greater global Smithsonian network of forest plots (http://www.forestgeo.si.edu/).