MONTHLY UPDATES

November 2021

See our new paper in New Phytologist: "Handling the heat – photosynthetic thermal stress in tropical trees" by Tarvainen et al.

Link: https://nph.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/nph.17809?af=R

November 2021

October 2021

A paper with three Rwanda TREE co-authors was recently published in Nature! Our research contributed valuable Nyungwe data on aboveground C stocks for tropical montane forests.

Link: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-021-03728-4?proof=t%25C2%25A0

October 2021

September 2021

Olivier measuring nighttime sapflow with a portable thermal dissipation probe system, with sensors installed on >100 trees.

September 2021

August 2021

Paper by Dusenge et al. published in Global Change Biology: Limited thermal acclimation of photosynthesis in tropical montane tree species.

Link: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/gcb.15790

August 2021

July 2021

Olivier making leaf water potential measurements as part of his hydraulic field measurement campaign.

July 2021

June 2021

Masts with infra-red sensors for canopy temperature measurements, raised and logging every 15th minute at all sites (here Makera).

June 2021

June 2021

Myriam and Johan in a good mood after the successful PhD dissertation of Myriam – the first one in the Rwanda TREE protect!

June 2021