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Looking up a tall pine surrounded by bigleaf magnolias at Redlair. Photo: Nancy Pierce

UNCC researchers launch long-term study at Gaston preserve

As the Charlotte region urbanizes, scientists from UNC Charlotte describe how they’ll use a Gaston County site as a long-term observatory to monitor natural systems.

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