Category: News

Update and Continuing TASpeR into 2020

Although our laboratory at Boston University was shut down for about 3 months this spring due to Covid-19, we have now returned to research activities. In the next several weeks we will have data on the fallen leaf samples, and will be working in the lab to obtain phosphorus concentrations of the leaves that were […]

Maple identification blog post

Don Drife put together a great blog post over on his website about identifying different maple species found in Michigan. Check it out here: http://www.michigannatureguy.com/blog/2019/08/14/michigan-maples/ Don is also participating in the TASpeR project!

Sampling Kits Sent Out!

The TASpeR project is underway! We have sent out over 120 sampling kits to Citizen Scientist participants throughout the eastern United States. We are excited to start to get some leaf samples rolling into the lab.