Wood Warblers need Oaks

Across the upper Midwest, oak forests and savannas are being replaced- by development, agriculture, and by other tree species whose germination does not depend on the fires that once regularly occurred in southern Wisconsin and other states with oak savannas, according to Eric Wood, a researcher and graduate student at the SILVIS lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Can Wisconsin’s Wood Warblers¬†Cope With the Loss of Oaks?

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