Scientists & Staff

Zachary Kayler

Notes: This person is no longer an employee of the Northern Research Station.


Publications & Products

National Research Highlights

Image of the beech forest from which the soil monoliths were removed (Hainich National Forest, Germany). Project partners searching for appropriate sampling sites. Zachary Kayler, U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service.

Assessing the Response of Forest Understory Plants and Soil Microbes to Drought and Heat

Year: 2016

An international team of scientists from the Forest Service and other organizations examined the effect of drought and heat on the carbon linkage between understory plants and their soil microbial counterparts. The study highlights the contribution of understory plants and soil microbes to carbon cycling in the face of climate change.

Last modified: Tuesday, May 31, 2016