USFS.Blue_Lake_GearhartTimber, carbon storage, and wildlife habitat, Andrea Watts writes, are just some of the functions of our national forests. Andrea shows how the Pacific Northwest Research Station helps the U.S. Forest Service balance these multiple demands by modeling the effects of different scenarios. Andrea’s a regular writer for the Research Station’s Science Findings. More at Andrea’s website and @WattsInTheWoods image: USFS