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field tree measurments

Field measurements

24 April, 2022

PhD students Omri Hasson and Simon Ludovicy worked very hard to extract tree ring cores from oak trees at the dry edge of their distribution to study drought and grazing effects on radial growth.

student sitting by a tree

Field measurements

29 March, 2022

Msc. student, Alon Levinzon, measuring physiological gas exchanges using the Licor 6800 on Ziziphus trees at Wadi El-Ahmar, Valley of Jordan, to examine the effect of the Prosopis trees - invasive species that spread in the valley, on the indigenous species - the Ziziphus tree.

Lab news

Lab news

20 March, 2022

Litter bag experiment conducted by Shay Schechter, our PhD student, regarding the impact of climate and microclimate conditions on plant litter decay. The experiment includes 12 sites across Israel, from Mount Hermon to Eilat.