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Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.

Unraveling Mysteries of Ghost Forests

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In the rural-eastern side of North Carolina, the amount of saltwater intrusion and retreating forests has led to a phenomenon called Ghost Forests. Using LIDAR data and satellite imagery, researchers are working to map the change in the forests for future use in climate change adaption strategies.
Coastwatch (NoCar QH 91 A1 N62x), Vol. Issue 5, Holiday 2017, p17-18, il, map